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Toran (Pashto : توران) is one of the two main branches of the Ghilji Pashtun tribal confederation. The other branch is the Ibrahimzai.
(Tarakai: ترہ کئ Taraki)
Ibrahimzai, also called Burhan, Boran or Brahim, are one of the two main branches of the Ghilji Pashtun tribal confederation. The other branch being the Toran.
The Branch Davidians are a religious group that originated in 1955 from a schism among the Shepherd's Rod/Davidians. The Branch group was initially led by Benjamin Roden. Branch Davidians are most associated with the Waco siege of 1993, which involved David Koresh.
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