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In Naba 170, IS Records Lowest Numbers of Casualties and Attacks in One-Week Period in 7 Months

Since it began giving weekly statistical data on its operations in August 2018, the Islamic State (IS) recorded in Naba 170 its lowest numbers of casualties and attacks.

Thursday, 21 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Charges U.S. CENTCOM Commander with "Exaggerating" IS Threat from Afghanistan

The Afghan Taliban charged General Joseph Votel, commander of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM), with "exaggerating" the threat posed to America by the Islamic State's Khorasan Province (ISKP) from Afghanistan.

Thursday, 21 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Video Documents Nighttime Operations Recorded with Night Vision

The Afghan Taliban released a video documenting its nighttime operations recorded with night vision equipment.

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Clarifies Delay in Islamabad Meeting with U.S.

The Afghan Taliban clarified the reason behind the delay in its meeting an American delegation in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Monday, 18 February 2019
IS' Naba Identifies 197 Casualties in 79 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (Feb 7-13)

The Islamic State's (IS) al-Naba newspaper featured an infographic identifying 197 casualties in 79 attacks, in a statistical breakdown of IS operations for the week of February 7-13, 2019.

Friday, 15 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Announces Next Two Rounds of Negotiations with the U.S.

After identifying the members of its new team for negotiations with the United States, including former Guantanamo inmates, the Afghan Taliban announced the next two rounds of talks, one in Doha and the other in Islamabad.

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Wednesday, 13 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Includes Former Gitmo Prisoners Swapped for Bergdahl, Incarcerated Haqqani Brother as Members of Negotiation Team

The Afghan Taliban announced the names of the 14-member team to negotiate with the United States, including the five Guantanamo inmates swapped for captive American soldier Bowe Bergdahl in June 2014, and an imprisoned son of the Haqqani Network founder.

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Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing 12 American Soldiers in "Tactical Operation" in Uruzgan

The Afghan Taliban claimed killing 12 American and a "large number" of Afghan soldiers in what it described as a "tactical operation" in Uruzgan province.

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Monday, 11 February 2019
IS' Naba Identifies 191 Casualties in 74 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (Jan 31 - Feb 6)

The Islamic State's (IS) al-Naba newspaper featured an infographic identifying 191 casualties in 74 attacks, in a statistical breakdown of IS operations for the week of January 31 - February 6, 2019.

Friday, 08 February 2019
Afghan Taliban-Linked Heroin Trafficker Charged in New York

An Afghan man was extradited to the U.S. and charged with attempting to sell hundreds of kilograms of heroin to benefit the Taliban.

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Wednesday, 06 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Confirms at Moscow Conference Negotiations with U.S. Not to Allow Afghanistan to Harbor Global Terrorists

The Afghan Taliban published the English transcript of the speech delivered by its delegation at the Moscow conference on Afghanistan, wherein it confirmed negotiations with the U.S. not to allow the country to be "used against others," referring to the harboring of global terrorists and allowing them to operate training camps.

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Tuesday, 05 February 2019
IS' Naba Identifies 363 Casualties in 69 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (Jan 24-30)

The Islamic State's (IS) al-Naba newspaper featured an infographic identifying 363 casualties in 69 attacks, in a statistical breakdown of IS operations for the week of January 24-30, 2019.

Friday, 01 February 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing 56 Soldiers, Including 5 Americans, in 10-Day Long Clash in Helmand

The Afghan Taliban reported that after a 10-day long clash in Sangin, a district in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan, 56 soldiers were killed, including five Americans, and 19 others were wounded.

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Friday, 01 February 2019
'Amaq Reports IS Fighters Thwarting U.S.-Afghan Offensive in Nangarhar, Inflicting Losses in Enemy Ranks

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency reported fighters thwarting a joint U.S.-Afghan offensive and inflicting casualties in the enemy ranks.

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Wednesday, 30 January 2019
IS' Naba Identifies 231 Casualties in 68 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (Jan 17-23)

While the Islamic State's (IS) al-Hayat Media Center broke its streak of consistent releases of weekly statistical breakdown videos on group operations, the IS' al-Naba featured the data in an infographic, identifying 231 casualties in 68 attacks between January 17-23, 2019.

Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims 33 Casualties Among U.S. and Afghan Forces in Ghazni and Herat

The Afghan Taliban claimed inflicting 33 casualties among American and Afghan forces in clashes in Ghazni and Herat provinces.

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Monday, 28 January 2019
Al-Qaeda Central Lauds JNIM and Shabaab Attacks in Name of "Jerusalem Will Never Be Judaized"

Al-Qaeda Central issued a statement lauding its branches in Mali and Somalia, Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM) and the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, respectively, for their operations carried out in the name of "Jerusalem Will Never Be Judaized".

Sunday, 27 January 2019
Afghan Taliban Notes "Progress" in Talks with U.S. Over Foreign Troop Withdrawal

Afghan Taliban spokesman Zabihullah noted "progress" in talks with the United States over foreign troop withdrawal, as the current round of negotiations has come to an end.

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Saturday, 26 January 2019
Afghan Taliban Appoints Official Released from Pakistani Prison in October 2018 as Political Chief

The Afghan Taliban announced that it has appointed as its new Political Chief an official who was released from a Pakistani prison in October 2018.

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Thursday, 24 January 2019
Afghan Taliban Claims Killing 3 American Soldiers, Wounding 4 Others Amid Clashes in Uruzgan

The Afghan Taliban claimed killing three American soldiers and wounding four others amid clashes in Uruzgan.

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Wednesday, 23 January 2019