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Does Mullah Omar’s death spell the end for the Taliban?

The former leader of the group is believed to have died in Pakistan in 2013

By Prospect Team  

Local residents stand outside a shop with graffiti reading "leader of Muslims Mullah Mohammad Omar," on Sunday, May 8, 2011, in Pashin, 100 kilometers south of Quetta, Pakistan. Wanted Taliban leader Mullah Omar is widely believed to be hiding in Pakistan or Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Arshad Butt)

Yesterday, the President of Afghanistan’s office said in a statement that it believed Taliban leader Mullah Omar had died in a Pakistan hospital…

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