Aug 23, 2021 · What does ‘Taliban’ mean? The Taliban was formed in the early 1990s by Afghan mujahideen, or Muslim guerrilla fighters, who had resisted the Soviet invasion and occupation of Afghanistan ...
Sep 01, 2021 · The devastation of war led many people to cultivate the crop, which is hardier and more profitable than wheat. The mujahideen rebels who formed the Taliban used the money they made from it to buy weapons. When the Taliban came to power in the 1990s, however, they declared that intoxicants were “a great crime to Islam”.
Aug 25, 2021 · So yes, Islam does badly. If you look at the Human Development Indices of Muslim states, they’re very poor. It’s interesting that Iran is doing better than many, but in Iran, you’ve got a population that are rejecting Islam: there is a cultural resistance to Arab culture and to Islam.
Sep 03, 2021 · -‘The HM (Hizbul Mujahideen) was formed as the militant wing of the Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI), an Islamist organization. The Jamaat-e-Islami is reported to have set up the Hizb at the behest of the Inter Services Intelligence (ISI), Pakistan’s external intelligence agency, to counter the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), which had advocated complete independence of the State.
Sep 05, 2021 · Blowback’s exhibit A is the Afghan mujahideen, whom the United States armed to fight the Soviets during the 1980s, some of whom then morphed into global jihadis in the following decade.
Aug 24, 2021 · And that's how we look at it from my family. I mean, every family have one son, who would not want their children with education. But the thing is where people get this kind of mixed up, obviously, I mean, you know, we want there's a first our priorities is to get to know the purpose of life to get to know our creators.
Aug 22, 2021 · Question: The former director of the CIA, Robert Gates, stated in his memoirs [“From the Shadows”], that American intelligence services began to aid the Mujahideen in Afghanistan 6 months before the Soviet intervention. In this period you were the national security adviser to President Carter. You therefore played a role in this affair.