taliban

Reader Input: Watching while world crumbles

When released from U.S. custody in Camp Bucca, Iraq in 2009, future ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi warned commanding officer Lt. Col. Kenneth King: “I’ll see you guys ...

Reader Input: She’s thorn in Taliban’s side

Oct. 9, 2012: a school bus ambles along a country road, outside of Mingora, in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. Two Taliban gunmen flag down the bus, board it and demand, “who i ...

Reader Input: Taliban guide useful in Auburn

It is a sad trope of conspiracy theorists that there is a secret collaboration by news organizations to filter out the “real news” and squirt harmless pablum onto the p ...

Video showing Marines urinating on corpse spurs strong feelings in Auburn

AUBURN CA - While Pentagon officials worry that outrage over a video purporting to depict Marines urinating on Taliban corpses will tarnish the reputation of the entire military, s ...