Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation & General Austin Scott Miller, Commander Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ, today. During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, overall regional security situation including Afghan refugees issue /
The Office of the National Security Council confirmed that the Afghan government will host the Taliban delegation in Bagram prison to discuss the release of prisoners. According to a statement released by Office of National Security Council, the Taliban group, being supported by Red Cross, is due to send its
[ad_1] ISLAMABAD – The United States is calling on warring sides in Afghanistan to start a prisoner swap without further delay, citing urgency in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. reconciliation envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in a series of tweets Wednesday appeared frustrated at the delay in the next steps
At least 27 killed and 29 wounded after ceremony marking death anniversary of minority leader attacked, official says. At least 27 people have been killed in an attack, claimed by the ISIL (ISIS) group, at a ceremony in the Afghan capital where a top Afghan political leader, Abdullah Abdullah, was
A gathering in the Afghan capital attended by politician Abdullah Abdullah comes under attack, his spokesman says. A ceremony in Kabul attended by Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah was hit by a rocket attack but the Afghan leader escaped unharmed, his spokesman said on Friday. “The attack started with a boom,
Agreement signed in Qatar’s capital, Doha, could result in US troops leaving Afghanistan within 14 months. Doha, Qatar – US officials and Taliban representatives have signed an agreement after months of negotiations in Qatar’s capital that is aimed at ending the United States’s longest war, fought in Afghanistan since 2001.