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Afghanistan’s economy is set to contract by between 5.5 to 7.4% in 2020 because of COVID-19, exacerbating poverty, and leading
The Pentagon announced Tuesday that the U.S. has withdrawn from and closed down five military bases in Afghanistan, as part
It all started under the disguise of a charitable education effort. They presented themselves as a benign education movement, when
NATO called on all parties in Afghanistan to resolve their outstanding demands and push forward with the intra-Afghan peace talks
Following the release of prisoners, presidential spokesperson Seddiq Seddiqi said that the Taliban's claim that they held 1,000 members of
The U.S. Chargé d’Affaires to Afghanistan Ross Wilson and NATO Senior Civilian Representative Stefano Pontecorvo both spoke about the high
The National Directorate of Security (NDS) warned the Taliban that they would be launching attacks as soon as possible, in
In the first six months of 2020, a total of 2,957 civilians were killed and wounded, with Taliban responsible for
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke to his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov about Afghanistan, following reports that Russian military
U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad, in a series of tweets on early Tuesday morning, condemned Taliban’s attack
President Ashraf Ghani condemned the “inhuman and criminal” Taliban bombing and attempted siege of the National Directorate of Security (NDS)
A trilateral meeting of the foreign ministers of Afghanistan, Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan was held on Monday to discuss and develop
For the first time, local officials in Badakhshan announced a joint offensive by the Taliban, Al Qaeda and IS in
Amid the peace efforts, the recent surge in roadside bombings and civilian deaths has left rights groups concerned...
Abdullah Abdullah, chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation (HCNR), said the advancements made by women in government and
The Taliban responded to the Presidential Palace’s call for an end to the violence and the start of the intra-Afghan
The Presidential Palace and the Office of the National Security Council (NSC) said on Sunday, that the Taliban had disrupted
The Afghan Young Women Forum called on the government to appoint women as governors in at least five safe provinces
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the partner nations who are monitoring the situation in Afghanistan, are dissatisfied with
The Office of the National Security Council (NSC) said the Taliban killed at least 23 civilians and wounded 45 more
Afghan refugees in Pakistan have asked the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and other agencies to help those dislocated people who
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a $200 million grant to help Afghanistan mitigate COVID-19 impacts and
The office of Abdullah Abdullah, chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation, has reportedly shortlisted 14 cabinet nominees, local
Taliban’s supreme leader Mawalwi Hibatullah Akhundzada has inducted four senior members of the group’s leadership council into the Qatar...
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the arrests of journalists in Zabul and Khost by the National Department of Security
Afghanistan follows Yemen and the Democratic Republic of Congo as the world’s worst extreme hunger hotspots where people are facing
With representatives from 20 neighbouring and regional nations, along with international organisations, the Afghan government is set to host their
U.S. media reports alleging that Russian intelligence offered bounty to Taliban for killing soldiers in Afghanistan were a "downright lie,"
A U.S. military contractor pleaded guilty on Wednesday to his role in a theft ring on a military installation in
The UN World Food Programme (WFP) received a contribution of $49 million for programmes that help meet the food and