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Afghanistan to release prisoners from...

Afghanistan to release prisoners from...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 9 2020

The United States and the Taliban struck a landmark agreement in February on the withdrawal of US forces...

Facing criticism, White House to brief...

Facing criticism, White House to brief...

North America

Tue, Jun 30 2020

The United States has in recent years accused Russia of possibly providing support, including weapons,...

Trump denies being told about Russian...

Trump denies being told about Russian...

North America

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer urged tough sanctions against Russia in the defense bill that...

White House denies Trump briefed on...

White House denies Trump briefed on...

North America

Sun, Jun 28 2020

But she left open the possibility that such intelligence existed

Doctors Without Borders to close Kabul...

Doctors Without Borders to close Kabul...

World

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The attack prompted worldwide outrage. The United States blamed Islamic State’s regional affiliate,...

14 Afghan security force members killed...

14 Afghan security force members killed...

South Asia

Fri, May 29 2020

Officials had also accused the Taliban of carrying out two other raids on separate checkpoints on Thursday,...

14 Afghan forces killed in 'Taliban...

14 Afghan forces killed in 'Taliban...

South Asia

Thu, May 28 2020

In the western city of Farah, Taliban gunmen mounted an attack on a police post, killing seven...

Afghan Taliban announce three-day Eid...

Afghan Taliban announce three-day Eid...

World

Sun, May 24 2020

Since the US invasion in 2001 there has only been one other pause in the fighting

US envoy to press Taliban, Afghan officials...

US envoy to press Taliban, Afghan officials...

South Asia

Tue, May 19 2020

The three main impediments to the start of intra-Afghan negotiations, which were to begin March 10, have...

Truck bomb in eastern Afghan city kills...

Truck bomb in eastern Afghan city kills...

South Asia

Thu, May 14 2020

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid in a statement said the rebel group was responsible for the...

United States' Khalilzad to meet Taliban...

United States' Khalilzad to meet Taliban...

World

Thu, May 7 2020

His trip comes amid concerns that surging Taliban attacks and the coronavirus pandemic could deal potentially...

Nato withholds key information on Taliban...

Nato withholds key information on Taliban...

South Asia

Fri, May 1 2020

Under the deal, US and other foreign forces will quit Afghanistan by July 2021 if the Taliban start peace...

UN: Violence increased in Afghanistan...

UN: Violence increased in Afghanistan...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 27 2020

'More than 500 civilians were killed and over 700 injured during the first three months of the...

Taliban reject Afghan ceasefire offer...

Taliban reject Afghan ceasefire offer...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 24 2020

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani appealed to the militants to lay down their arms for the Islamic holy month...

Afghan prisoner exchanges, US peace...

Afghan prisoner exchanges, US peace...

North America

Tue, Apr 21 2020

Both Pompeo and Khalilzad travelled as the Covid-19 disease spreads underscores the depth of Washington's...

Afghan officials: Taliban attacks on...

Afghan officials: Taliban attacks on...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 20 2020

The violence has mostly been limited to rural areas and small towns

Taliban recalls negotiators after suspending...

Taliban recalls negotiators after suspending...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 8 2020

The Taliban suspension of the talks could lead to an escalation of violence, which in turn could threaten...

27 Afghan security personnel killed...

27 Afghan security personnel killed...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 30 2020

Thirteen Taliban fighters were killed in Baghlan

Afghan govt unveils long-awaited team...

Afghan govt unveils long-awaited team...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 28 2020

Under a deal signed by the US and the Taliban last month, the insurgents agreed to commit to starting...

Afghan govt unveils negotiating team...

Afghan govt unveils negotiating team...

World

Fri, Mar 27 2020

Up until now, the Taliban has refused to meet with the administration of President Ashraf Ghani, calling...

Afghan military base stormed, 27 security...

Afghan military base stormed, 27 security...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 20 2020

The Afghan government blamed the attack on the Taliban, with whom the United States signed a peace deal...