TITLE

Too Radical for the Taliban

AUTHOR(S)
Yousafzai, Sami; Moreau, Ron
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Newsweek Global;8/30/2013, Vol. 161 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Mullah Najibullah, a commander in the militant Islamic fundamentalist political group the Taliban. Topics include his criticism of the Taliban's peace talks with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and the U.S., his decision to withdraw from shura leadership within the group, and his formation of a Taliban insurgent faction.
ACCESSION #
90279430

 

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