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US envoy in Taliban talks seeks peace...

US envoy in Taliban talks seeks peace...

World

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Critics are skeptical about the talks for a number of reasons, primarily because they have not yet included...

Taliban say Moscow talks with Afghan...

Taliban say Moscow talks with Afghan...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

No government official was invited to the roundtable, which saw heavyweight Afghan politicians and other...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

US and Taliban delegations met in Qatar in January and are due to meet again in February

Taliban demand new constitution for...

Taliban demand new constitution for...

Middle East

Wed, Feb 6 2019

The Doha and Moscow discussions, though entirely separate, both excluded the government in Kabul

Taliban takes centre stage as Kabul...

Taliban takes centre stage as Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The marathon negotiations ended with both sides touting 'progress' - spurring Afghan fears the...

US sees contours of peace accord with...

US sees contours of peace accord with...

World

Sun, Feb 3 2019

There was no sign, however, that the Taliban had agreed to US demands

Trump 'serious' about Afghan withdrawal,...

Trump 'serious' about Afghan withdrawal,...

World

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The US president's apparent eagerness to pull troops out has weighed on the negotiations, which culminated...

Kabul control slips in Afghanistan amid...

Kabul control slips in Afghanistan amid...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 31 2019

Afghanistan's security situation comes as the US pursues talks with the Taliban and urgently seeks...

US sees contours of peace accord with...

US sees contours of peace accord with...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 29 2019

'The Taliban have committed, to our satisfaction, to do what is necessary that would prevent Afghanistan...

Foreign troops to quit Afghanistan in...

Foreign troops to quit Afghanistan in...

World

Sun, Jan 27 2019

More talks on the draft are expected in February, again in the Qatari capital Doha, the Taliban sources...

Round of US-Taliban talks ends with...

Round of US-Taliban talks ends with...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 26 2019

Details provided by the sources to Reuters include apparent concessions from both sides, with foreign...

Taliban appoint co-founder as top negotiator...

Taliban appoint co-founder as top negotiator...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 25 2019

The esteemed Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar has been appointed  chief of the political office

Taliban says talks with the US enter...

Taliban says talks with the US enter...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

Washington has been stepping up efforts for a peace deal that could pave the way for the Taliban's...

US confirms Taliban talks in Qatar

US confirms Taliban talks in Qatar

Middle East

Wed, Jan 23 2019

President Donald Trump has ordered a halving of the 14,000 US troops in Afghanistan as he voices eagerness...

At least 65 killed in Taliban attack...

At least 65 killed in Taliban attack...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Militants detonated a vehicle packed with explosives at the training facility before gunmen arrived in...

Taliban attack kills 126 security personnel...

Taliban attack kills 126 security personnel...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 21 2019

Two gunmen entered the campus right after the explosion and shot at many Afghan soldiers before being...

Will the Taliban finally sit down with...

Will the Taliban finally sit down with...

Azeem Ibrahim

Mon, Jan 21 2019

The case for introducing militants into the political process

Afghan Taliban reject talks with US...

Afghan Taliban reject talks with US...

World

Sat, Jan 19 2019

enior Taliban leaders said that regional powers including Pakistan had approached them and wanted them...

US tells Taliban it must talk to Afghan...

US tells Taliban it must talk to Afghan...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Taliban representatives have met several times with US officials in recent months

Taliban car bomb blast in Kabul kills...

Taliban car bomb blast in Kabul kills...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

Five attackers, including the suicide bomber driving an explosives-laden vehicle,

Squabble over venue latest hurdle in...

Squabble over venue latest hurdle in...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Last week, Taliban leaders called off a fourth round of talks with US officials in the Arab Gulf state...