FM Rabbani Meets NATO General Commander

FM Rabbani Meets NATO General Commander

Acting Minister of Foreign affairs Salahuddin Rabbani met yesterday with NATO’s Resolute Support commander to Afghanistan Gen. John Nicholson.

​U.S. soldier dies after bomb attack in Helmand

​U.S. soldier dies after bomb attack in Helmand

A U.S. soldier has died of wounds he suffered in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan's southern province of Helmand, Pentagon announced on Monday.

Taliban overrun Afghan army base, capture dozens of soldiers

Taliban overrun Afghan army base, capture dozens of soldiers

Taliban militants overran large parts of an army base in northern of Afghanistan, killing at least 10 soldiers, wounding 15 and capturing dozens more in fighting over the past two days, officials said on Tuesday.

​Regional powers behind terrorism?

​Regional powers behind terrorism?

As the longest ‘war on terror’ by international community with direct involvement of US is getting nears to its 18 years — efforts to dismantle terrorist financial networks have been remained unshaken as still militants enjoying immense support.

​To his credit, Trump seems to want U.S. out of Afghanistan

​To his credit, Trump seems to want U.S. out of Afghanistan

The Trump administration has reportedly instructed its top diplomats to engage in direct talks with the Taliban. That’s a welcome and important step toward ending the wasteful war in Afghanistan.

Taliban routs Afghan Commandos while overrunning remote district in Ghazni

Taliban routs Afghan Commandos while overrunning remote district in Ghazni

As Taliban fighters continue to battle Afghan forces for control of the provincial capital of Ghazni city, its fighters overran the remote district of Ajristan and routed elite Afghan Commandos who were assigned to defend it. Upwards of 100 Commandos are reported to have been killed after their unit ...

 
FM Rabbani Meets NATO General Commander

FM Rabbani Meets NATO General Commander

Acting Minister of Foreign affairs Salahuddin Rabbani met yesterday with NATO’s Resolute Support commander to Afghanistan Gen. John Nicholson.

 
​U.S. soldier dies after bomb attack in Helmand

​U.S. soldier dies after bomb attack in Helmand

A U.S. soldier has died of wounds he suffered in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan's southern province of Helmand, Pentagon announced on Monday.

 
Taliban overrun Afghan army base, capture dozens of soldiers

Taliban overrun Afghan army base, capture dozens of soldiers

Taliban militants overran large parts of an army base in northern of Afghanistan, killing at least 10 soldiers, wounding 15 and capturing dozens more in fighting over the past two days, officials said ...

 
​Regional powers behind terrorism?

​Regional powers behind terrorism?

As the longest ‘war on terror’ by international community with direct involvement of US is getting nears to its 18 years — efforts to dismantle terrorist financial networks have been remained unshaken ...

 
​To his credit, Trump seems to want U.S. out of Afghanistan

​To his credit, Trump seems to want U.S. out of Afghanistan

The Trump administration has reportedly instructed its top diplomats to engage in direct talks with the Taliban. That’s a welcome and important step toward ending the wasteful war in Afghanistan.

 
Taliban routs Afghan Commandos while overrunning remote district in Ghazni

Taliban routs Afghan Commandos while overrunning remote district in Ghazni

As Taliban fighters continue to battle Afghan forces for control of the provincial capital of Ghazni city, its fighters overran the remote district of Ajristan and routed elite Afghan Commandos who were ...

 
Kofi claims she was asked for bribe, slams IECC decision

Kofi claims she was asked for bribe, slams IECC decision

​Lawmaker Fawzia Kofi has demanded an investigation into the removal of her name from the list of candidates by the Independent Election Complaints Commission (IECC.

 
China’s interest in Joining TAPI

China’s interest in Joining TAPI

China is exploring building a spur from Pakistan’s territory once the multi-country TAPI natural gas pipeline project begins operating.

 
Battle going on in Ghazni for the third day

Battle going on in Ghazni for the third day

Afghan security forces are battling the Taliban for the third straight day after the insurgents' massive attack into the key city of Ghazni.

 
Government of national unity committed to on time, transparent, and fair elections

Government of national unity committed to on time, transparent, and fair elections

The Afghan government reacted at the decision of the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) to drop the names of 35 candidates from the parliamentary elections.

 
Taliban travel from Afghanistan to Uzbekistan for talks

Taliban travel from Afghanistan to Uzbekistan for talks

​In a rare diplomatic foray and the strongest sign yet of the Taliban's increasing political presence in the region, the head of the militant group's political office led a delegation to Uzbekistan to ...

 
Balkh former governor calls VP Danesh

Balkh former governor calls VP Danesh

Balkh former governor and chief executive of Jamiat-e-Islami Afghanistan Atta Mohammad Noor called on vice president Sarwar Danesh.

 
High-level Chinese delegation to visit Kabul soon

High-level Chinese delegation to visit Kabul soon

National Security Advisor Hanif Atmar met Chinese Ambassador Liu Jingson here the other day, the National Security Council spokesman Qader Shah said.

 
Were victims of U.S. airstrike friend or foe?

Were victims of U.S. airstrike friend or foe?

Ordered to investigate an airstrike by American warplanes that killed at least 17 Afghan men on Tuesday, Afghan and American investigators have reached starkly different conclusions about the identity ...

 
Taliban attack capital of Ghazni

Taliban attack capital of Ghazni

The Taliban attacked Ghazni early on Friday, leaving dead and wounded before Afghan forces pushed the militants out of the city.

 
Russia, Central Asian allies to hold drills near Afghan border

Russia, Central Asian allies to hold drills near Afghan border

Russia and its Central Asian allies will conduct joint military drills in Tajikistan near the Afghan border in late October.

 
Taliban Shadow District Governor Killed in Badakhshan

Taliban Shadow District Governor Killed in Badakhshan

​​Mohammad Sangaryar, Taliban’s shadow district governor was killed by Afghan security forces in north-eastern Badakhshan province on Wednesday night.

 
​Consensus reached on peace with Taliban, elections

Junbish Party:

​Consensus reached on peace with Taliban, elections

The Junbish Milli Party says some of the key political parties and movements held talks regarding the peace process with the Taliban and upcoming elections during their last meeting over the past one ...

 
No major change in Afghanistan war strategy as new general takes over

No major change in Afghanistan war strategy as new general takes over

Top US commander has hinted at no major change in Afghan war strategy as a new general takes over the campaign a year after the Trump administration unveiled a broad new plan to the 17-year conflict.

 
Taliban under increasing pressure to enter peace talks

Taliban under increasing pressure to enter peace talks

The pressure is increasing on the Taliban to enter peace talks, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Tuesday.