This Osama bin Laden associate is one of five Taliban prisoners released from Guantanamo in the swap for Bowe Bergdahl.
Here are bios, pictures and the alleged crimes of the five Taliban Guantanamo prisoners we set free in exchange for Bowe Bergdahl.
Monica Lee was Bowe Bergdahl’s girlfriend when he was captured by the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2009. The two are no longer romantically involved after Bergdahl told Lee not to wait for him if anything happened while he was overseas.
The Taliban released a video of Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl being released to U.S. troops after five years in captivity. Watch it here.
It’s alleged that Nabi became radicalized because he was so angry about the killing of Osama Bin Laden.
India diarist Sushmita Banerjee, also known as Sayed Kamala, was murdered outside her home in Afghanistan last night after returning to be with her husband.
Teenage Malala Yousafzai received a letter from a senior commander of the Taliban, the very group that claimed responsibility for the brutal shooting which almost took her life.
Norway has helped the Taliban become a legitimate political group
A gun and bomb attack at a woman’s hospital in Quetta, Pakistan has killed at least 23 people, including 11 female students. There is now a siege unfolding.
U.S drones strike Taliban militants and angers Pakistan’s government
The Taliban’s second-in-command in Pakistan, Wali-ur-Rehman, has been killed by U.S. drone strike close to the Afghan border.
The suspect allegedly wanted to “trigger a governmental crackdown” and a “right-wing counter-response.”
Urine trouble now: Staff Sgt. Edward W. Deptola has pleaded guilty to most of the charges against him for urinating on the corpses of Taliban soldiers.
The suicide bombers were not able to get into the air base itself, but three bombs went off just outside the base’s gates. The terrorists were wearing NATO uniforms.