Taliban

FILE - In this June 28, 2019, file photo President Donald Trump, right, shakes hands with Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan.
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July 02, 2020 - 8:38 am
Lawmakers to get classified briefing on Russia bounty intel
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House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer of Md. leaves an intelligence briefing on reports of a Russian operation to pay Afghan militants targeting U.S. troops in Afghanistan, at the White House, Tuesday, June 30, 2020, in Washington.
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June 30, 2020 - 4:44 pm
Trump faces pressure over Russia bounties to kill US troops
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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2017 file photo, American soldiers wait on the tarmac in Logar province, Afghanistan. Top officials in the White House were aware in early 2019 of classified intelligence indicating Russia was secretly offering bounties to the Tali
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June 29, 2020 - 11:44 pm
AP sources: White House aware of Russian bounties in 2019
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White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Monday, June 29, 2020, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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June 29, 2020 - 7:37 pm
GOP lawmakers urge action after Russia-Afghanistan briefing
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White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Monday, June 29, 2020, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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June 29, 2020 - 2:06 pm
Trump denies briefing about reported bounties on US troops
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President Donald Trump pumps his fist as he walks on the South Lawn after arriving on Marine One at the White House, Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Washington. Trump is returning from Wisconsin.
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June 28, 2020 - 9:08 am
Trump denies briefing on reported bounties against US troops
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President Donald Trump speaks to the media as he leaves the White House, Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in Washington, to visit the National Institutes of Health's Vaccine Research Center in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
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March 03, 2020 - 4:15 pm
By DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he talked with a Taliban leader, days after the United States and the Taliban signed an agreement that calls for the full withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan after more than 18 years and provides...
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In this May 28, 2019 file photo, Suhail Shaheen, spokesman for the Taliban's political office in Doha, speaks to the media in Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)
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February 21, 2020 - 3:55 pm
By KATHY GANNON and MATTHEW LEE Associated Press ISLAMABAD (AP) — A temporary truce between the United States and the Taliban took effect on Friday, setting the stage for the two sides to sign a peace deal next week aimed at ending 18 years of war in Afghanistan and bringing U.S. troops home. If...
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FILE - In this Dec. 25, 2019, file photo, an Army carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Michael Goble, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
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December 27, 2019 - 2:48 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Special Forces soldier who died in Afghanistan this week was seizing a Taliban weapons cache when he was killed, the U.S. military said Friday. Sgt. 1st Class Michael Goble was with his unit when its members discovered an undisclosed...
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September 13, 2019 - 3:11 pm
By KATHY GANNON and JIM HEINTZ Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — A negotiating team from the Taliban arrived Friday in Russia, a representative said, just days after U.S. President Donald Trump declared dead a deal with the insurgent group in Afghanistan. Russian state news agency Tass cited the...
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