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Taliban

A political movement that ruled most of Afghanistan from 1996 to 2001. When it was in power, the Taliban was noted for brutal treatment of women and for almost entirely wiping out the cultivation of opium, which was until then one of Afghanistan's primary cash crops. It based its teachings and rule on an austere interpretation of Islam combined with Pashto tribal law. In 2001, it was overthrown by the United States and coalition forces. Since 2004, the Taliban has become a major insurgent group in Afghanistan, funded through opium trade.
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While talking about the image problem of Pakistan this study of Talibanization help us to understand the major factor that created an inflexible and negative image of Pakistan.
The phenomenon of Talibanization is generally perceived as the process of imparting religious education to students (Talibans) at the religious centers.
Talibanization as a root cause of the current conflict was declared by 8 percent.
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WASHINGTON (PANI): With rapid Talibanization of Pakistan, the Council on Foreign Relations, a think-tank, Monday in a report said if the present trends persist, the next generation of the worlds most sophisticated terrorists will be born, indoctrinated, and trained in a nuclear-armed Pakistan.
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This is the vision for Pakistan that President Musharraf has articulated and demonstrated by reiterating his resolve to stop Talibanization in the frontier areas as well as extremism within urban areas such as the Red Mosque compound.
The general has had far less patience for the secular political parties and civil society groups that could be his allies in fighting the Talibanization of Pakistan.
The Talibanization has increased in the past year".
Thoughtful citizens across the religious and political spectra will need to recognize the threat of the Talibanization or Falwellization of this country and take action to restore secular--that is, religiously neutral--democracy.
There's great support among women's groups, human rights groups, and NGOs for the rollback of Talibanization.