Trump on Saturday announced that he was calling off the peace negotiations with the Taliban.
09 Sep 2019 8:24 AM
US has been negotiating with the Taliban at Doha despite the group's reluctance to hold direct talks with the Afghan government
08 Sep 2019 8:09 AM
Among the Taliban’s negotiating team were also four former inmates of Guantanamo.
07 Sep 2019 12:00 AM
Esper declined to talk about his meeting with Trump other than to say it covered a range of issues.
05 Sep 2019 2:47 PM
The blast has come a day after 10 people were killed in an explosion in the city.
02 Sep 2019 6:07 PM
The attack Sunday comes a day after the Taliban attacked Kunduz, one of Afghanistan's largest cities and killed at least 16 people.
01 Sep 2019 10:58 AM
The agreement between the Taliban and the US is centred around the latter's promise to withdraw its troops from the war-torn country.
01 Sep 2019 9:39 AM
The attack comes as US and Taliban negotiators continue a ninth round of talks in Doha.
31 Aug 2019 8:22 PM
The three lawmakers asked whether the Taliban's commitment to break with international terrorists also extend to Taliban activities in Pak.
31 Aug 2019 11:22 AM
The larger message of these conflicts and the condition in which they will leave the populations in Syria and Afghanistan is a grim one.
29 Aug 2019 12:05 AM
After father’s death, Massoud finished his schooling in Iran then moved to UK to train as an officer at the Sandhurst military academy.
28 Aug 2019 2:52 PM
Washington is keen to end its involvement in Afghanistan, where it has spent more than USD 1 trillion.
19 Aug 2019 2:36 PM
Slamming the Taliban for denying their involvement in the explosion, Ghani said the group encourages terrorists to carry out such attacks.
18 Aug 2019 2:12 PM
Countries like Pakistan, post-colonial countries, are continually (and incorrectly) often seen as inhabiting the Western past.
09 Aug 2019 12:17 AM
A health ministry spokesman said wounded people had been taken to hospitals. Most were civilians, including women and children, he said.
07 Aug 2019 2:02 PM
The US, which invaded Afghanistan, wants to withdraw thousands of troops and turn the page on its longest-ever war.
04 Aug 2019 3:45 PM
Washington has said it wants to see a deal inked by September 1, but any deal requires the Taliban to talk to Kabul.
03 Aug 2019 12:24 PM
The Taliban and the US are getting closer to a deal centred around the latter's promise to withdraw its troops from the war-torn country.
02 Aug 2019 9:18 AM
Suhail Shaheen, the spokesperson for Taliban's political office in Qatar, said that the two sides have worked hard for nearly one year
01 Aug 2019 3:29 PM
Pompeo's comments, that came amidst negotiations between the US and the Taliban, were widely reported in the American media.
31 Jul 2019 12:58 PM