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Second VP Poses Various Questions at Taliban on Behalf of People, Asks if Taliban is Adapted to the Future Generations’ Needs
Second VP Poses Various Questions at Taliban on Behalf of People, Asks if Taliban is Adapted to the Future Generations’ Needs

The second vice president of Afghanistan Sarwar Danish spoke in a ceremony on the anniversary of the adoption of the

6 Dec 2018
We Are in Afghanistan to Help the People & Help Ourselves: NATO Chief at Foreign Ministers Meet
We Are in Afghanistan to Help the People & Help Ourselves: NATO Chief at Foreign Ministers Meet

NATO Secretary General on Wednesday addressed the last session of the NATO Foreign Ministers meeting. The session was dedicated to

5 Dec 2018
Afghanistan is Continuing to Find a Better Tomorrow: UN Resident Coordinator for Afghanistan Toby Lanzer
Afghanistan is Continuing to Find a Better Tomorrow: UN Resident Coordinator for Afghanistan Toby Lanzer

Toby Lanzer, the UN Resident Coordinator in Afghanistan spoke for a UN Web TV special series. He pointed out that Afghanistan

5 Dec 2018
Pak Foreign Minister Qureshi Assures Islamabad’s Support to Afghanistan’s Peace
Pak Foreign Minister Qureshi Assures Islamabad’s Support to Afghanistan’s Peace

Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday,assured that Pakistan has always played a ‘supportive’ role for bringing peace in

5 Dec 2018
Death Toll of All Soldiers in Afghanistan ‘Unsustainable’: US Marine Lt Gen McKenzie
Death Toll of All Soldiers in Afghanistan ‘Unsustainable’: US Marine Lt Gen McKenzie

As the death toll among Afghanistan’s security forces has increased, and the stalemate in the fight against Taliban militants is

5 Dec 2018
UN Calls for Women-Inclusive Peace Process in Afghanistan
UN Calls for Women-Inclusive Peace Process in Afghanistan

United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan released a statement after the Afghanistan...

4 Dec 2018
US Defense Secretary Mattis Asks Everyone to Support Afghan and Indian Efforts at Peace
US Defense Secretary Mattis Asks Everyone to Support Afghan and Indian Efforts at Peace

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, in a strong message to Pakistan, declared that it is time for everyone to support

4 Dec 2018
Taliban’s Doha Team Lands in Pakistan
Taliban’s Doha Team Lands in Pakistan

The head of the Taliban has called Taliban’s political envoys to Pakistan for consultations with the movement's leadership, ahead of

4 Dec 2018
New Reform Programme to End Corruption in Police Launches
New Reform Programme to End Corruption in Police Launches

Ministry of Defense Spokesperson Ghafoor Jawid while addressing a press conference said that the ministry’s offensive operations have increased and

3 Dec 2018
Leaving Afghanistan Would Cost Us More Than Staying: NATO Chief
Leaving Afghanistan Would Cost Us More Than Staying: NATO Chief

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg addressed a press conference ahead of the meeting of foreign ministers. He stated that “We must

3 Dec 2018
US Envoy Khalilzad Embarks on 3rd Visit to the Region
US Envoy Khalilzad Embarks on 3rd Visit to the Region

US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad is going to travel to Pakistan, Afghanistan, Russia, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Belgium, the

3 Dec 2018
US and China Lay-off the Trade War, But Only Partially and Subject to an Ultimatum
US and China Lay-off the Trade War, But Only Partially and Subject to an Ultimatum

US President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jinping finally agreed to suspend any new tariffs in the escalating ‘trade war’

2 Dec 2018
Mattis Acknowledges Progress in Afghanistan but Clarifies that US Troops are Here to Stay for Now
Mattis Acknowledges Progress in Afghanistan but Clarifies that US Troops are Here to Stay for Now

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis assured that he is determined to find an end to the war in Afghanistan, but

2 Dec 2018
IEC Declares Preliminary Results for 5 Provinces
IEC Declares Preliminary Results for 5 Provinces

The Independent Election Commission (IEC) announced the preliminary results of parliamentary elections for five provinces-Samangan, Nuristan, Maidan Wardak, Sar-e-Pul and

2 Dec 2018
On 30th World AIDS Day, WHO Regional Director Expresses Concern Over Increasing Cases in East Mediterranean Region
On 30th World AIDS Day, WHO Regional Director Expresses Concern Over Increasing Cases in East Mediterranean Region

The annual number of new HIV infections in other WHO regions is declining, but in WHO’s Eastern...

1 Dec 2018
Turkmenistan Set to Build 10km Additional Railway Line In Afghanistan
Turkmenistan Set to Build 10km Additional Railway Line In Afghanistan

A decision was made in April to build a railway from Turkmenistan’s Galkynysh...

1 Dec 2018
UN Secretary General Calls on Countries to Work Amicably, Emphasises the Importance of Paris Agreement Workings at COP24
UN Secretary General Calls on Countries to Work Amicably, Emphasises the Importance of Paris Agreement Workings at COP24

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said during the G20 meet that there was a “lack of trust between peoples in

1 Dec 2018
AIHRC & UN Call out Government and Foreign Forces for Civilian Casualties
AIHRC & UN Call out Government and Foreign Forces for Civilian Casualties

AIHRC estimates claim that 5,985 civilians have been killed and wounded in armed conflicts over the past six months...

30 Nov 2018
US Claims that Iran Supplies Weapons to Houthis and Other Terrorists Groups of the Region
US Claims that Iran Supplies Weapons to Houthis and Other Terrorists Groups of the Region

On Wednesday, defense officials showed US’s CNN agency, pictures of...

30 Nov 2018
Afghans Deserve Peace After 4 Decades of War: US Envoy Khalilzad
Afghans Deserve Peace After 4 Decades of War: US Envoy Khalilzad

The US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad expressed that the “Afghan people deserve peace”. “We are in hurry

29 Nov 2018
With 1692 Civilian Casualties in 2018, International Committee of Red Cross Draws Attention to the ‘Crisis’ in Afghanistan
With 1692 Civilian Casualties in 2018, International Committee of Red Cross Draws Attention to the ‘Crisis’ in Afghanistan

Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) released a statement saying that “Relentless, high-casualty attacks

28 Nov 2018
Ghani Unveils Five-Year Peace Plan at Geneva Summit, Affirms Afghan-led Afghan-Owned Process
Ghani Unveils Five-Year Peace Plan at Geneva Summit, Affirms Afghan-led Afghan-Owned Process

In a bid to take things forward with another phase of the peace process, the Afghan government has come up

28 Nov 2018
More Than Hundred 209 Shahin Corps Officers Dismissed
More Than Hundred 209 Shahin Corps Officers Dismissed

The Afghan National Defense Ministry's appointments board has dismissed 100 officers of 209 Shahin Corps and replaced them with new

28 Nov 2018
Day 1 of Geneva Conference: Agriculture, Women Empowerment, Trade and Industry were the Focus
Day 1 of Geneva Conference: Agriculture, Women Empowerment, Trade and Industry were the Focus

On the first day of the conference, four side meetings were held discussing women's empowerment, agricultural sector development, regional connectivity,

28 Nov 2018
Speaking at Upper House, Interior Ministers Talks about Alipoor Arrest Protest While NDS Chief Justifies Arrest
Speaking at Upper House, Interior Ministers Talks about Alipoor Arrest Protest While NDS Chief Justifies Arrest

The Interior Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak addressed the Meshrano Jirga and stated that “anyone who commits a crime must be

27 Nov 2018
19500 New IDPs Reported Past Week by OCHA
19500 New IDPs Reported Past Week by OCHA

UN OCHA in their new weekly report stated that “A total of 301,341 people have been verified as having been

27 Nov 2018
Ongoing Conflict Drastically Reduced Availability of Education: UNICEF Finding
Ongoing Conflict Drastically Reduced Availability of Education: UNICEF Finding

“Protect Education from Attack” under the aegis of UNICEF has brought out a report “Attacks on Education in Afghanistan” which

27 Nov 2018
72 Tons of Drugs Seized and Destroyed
72 Tons of Drugs Seized and Destroyed

As a result, Afghan Counter-Narcotics Special Operation Police and Afghan Air Forces...

26 Nov 2018
MoI Deputy Minister Shuns Claims of Police Attack on Protestors
MoI Deputy Minister Shuns Claims of Police Attack on Protestors

Deputy Minister of Interior Gen Akhtar Mohammad Ibrahimi in a press conference on....

26 Nov 2018
UK Grants £25 million to Afghanistan for Drought Relief
UK Grants £25 million to Afghanistan for Drought Relief

The United Kingdom on Monday announced a new aid assistance of £25 million for drought-hit Afghans. International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt

26 Nov 2018
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