In this archive photo from October 21, 2001, Jalaluddin Haqqani smiles as he leaves after a meeting with Jama"at-i-Islami leaders in Islamabad, Pakistan.

Visual News/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Visual News/Getty Images

Who Are The Haqqanis?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/141016637/141014049" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Golden Porsche Mogwai
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Golden Porsche
Album
Happy Songs for Happy People
Artist
Mogwai

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

See Line Woman [Masters at Work Remix] Nina Simone
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
See Line Woman [Masters at Work Remix]
Album
Verve Remixed
Artist
Nina Simone

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

The Last Mile Badmarsh & Shri & Strings Of Bombay
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
The Last Mile
Album
Signs
Artist
Badmarsh & Shri & Strings Of Bombay

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Psalm Scott, Kendrick Oracle
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Psalm
Album
The Source
Artist
Scott, Kendrick Oracle

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Song for the Boys Pat Metheny
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Song for the Boys
Album
One Quiet Night
Artist
Pat Metheny

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

I Will Sing You Songs My Morning Jacket
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
I Will Sing You Songs
Album
It Still Moves
Artist
My Morning Jacket

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Bushfarmer Peacecorps
Triptico Gotan Project
Buy

Buy Featured Music

Song
Triptico
Album
La Revancha del Tango [Bonus Disc]
Artist
Gotan Project

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?