Articles Tagged ‘Taliban’

Michael P. Murphy 5K Run/Walk Remembers Medal of Honor Recipient

Sunday 9.19 BETHPAGE 5K Run and Walk to Honor Lt. Michael P. Murphy @ Bethpage State Park Polo Field 99 Quaker Meeting House Rd. 516-520-2301….

Off the Reservation: Nine Years Gone

It is nine years from the moment America’s heart stopped at 9:03 a.m., September 11, 2001. This was the precise moment the second plane struck…

Taliban Cut Off Fingers Of Two Voters

Taliban militants cut off the ink-stained fingers of two Afghan voters in the militant south during the presidential election, the country’s top election monitoring group said Saturday.

Two voters who had dipped their index fingers in purple ink — a fraud prevention measure — were attacked in Kandahar province shortly after voting Thursday, said Nader Nadery, the head of the Free and Fair Election Foundation of Afghanistan. Kandahar is the spiritual birthplace of the Taliban.