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China Denies Speculation of Its Military Presence in Tajikistan
China Denies Speculation of Its Military Presence in Tajikistan

China's defense ministry defended military cooperation with Tajikistan Thursday following a report of a sizeable Chinese troop presence at a

28 Feb 2019
Flights to & from Afghanistan Cancelled as Pakistan Closes Airspace Amid Escalating Tensions with India
Flights to & from Afghanistan Cancelled as Pakistan Closes Airspace Amid Escalating Tensions with India

World leaders including US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged both countries to de-escalate while calling on...

27 Feb 2019
Situation on Border with Afghanistan Difficult: CIS Member Countries
Situation on Border with Afghanistan Difficult: CIS Member Countries

"The heads of the border agencies have noted that despite a positive trend in cooperation development, the situation...

27 Feb 2019
France and US Turn on Pak to End Terror Group Activities While Requesting Restraint
France and US Turn on Pak to End Terror Group Activities While Requesting Restraint

Meanwhile, Beijing had the softest stance on the escalating tensions. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson...

27 Feb 2019
Amnesty International Urges Justice for Civilian Victims in Afghanistan
Amnesty International Urges Justice for Civilian Victims in Afghanistan

“The authorities in Afghanistan must ensure respect for the rights of the victims of these attacks during any peace...

26 Feb 2019
We Struck Biggest JeM Training Camp, Actions Necessitated Due to Lack of Concrete Measures by Pakistan to Counter Terrorist Infrastructures: Indian Foreign Secretary
We Struck Biggest JeM Training Camp, Actions Necessitated Due to Lack of Concrete Measures by Pakistan to Counter Terrorist Infrastructures: Indian Foreign Secretary

“The Government of India is firmly and resolutely committed to taking all necessary measures to fight the menace...

26 Feb 2019
Interim-Government Not a Theme of Consultative Loya Jirga/ Agreement Terms with Taliban to Be Identified After the Jigra: Daudzai
Interim-Government Not a Theme of Consultative Loya Jirga/ Agreement Terms with Taliban to Be Identified After the Jigra: Daudzai

Omar Daudzai, the Head of Secretariat of High Peace Council cleared today in Kabul that the issue of the interim

25 Feb 2019
Afghanistan to be an Exporter Country: President Ghani at Chabahar Shipment Export Inaugural Ceremony in Nimroz
Afghanistan to be an Exporter Country: President Ghani at Chabahar Shipment Export Inaugural Ceremony in Nimroz

Recently, the president announced that he has called for an inclusive consultative Grand Assembly for peace...

24 Feb 2019
Civilian Deaths from Afghan Conflict Hit Record High in 2018, Says UN Report
Civilian Deaths from Afghan Conflict Hit Record High in 2018, Says UN Report

Afghanistan is deeply disturbing and wholly unacceptable,” said Tadamichi Yamamoto, the Secretary-General’s...

24 Feb 2019
Plan for Interim Government Made Outside Afghanistan Hence not Applicable Here, Says President Ghani
Plan for Interim Government Made Outside Afghanistan Hence not Applicable Here, Says President Ghani

President Ghani’s remarks come after Second Vice President Sarwar Danish at a gathering on Friday spoke about a...

24 Feb 2019
Pakistan Continues to be in FATF’s Grey List, Receives Flak for Complacencies
Pakistan Continues to be in FATF’s Grey List, Receives Flak for Complacencies

"Pakistan has revised its TF (terror financing) risk assessment. However, it does not demonstrate a proper...

23 Feb 2019
At IHRC, Leaders Call for Inclusive Afghan Peace Process
At IHRC, Leaders Call for Inclusive Afghan Peace Process

On Wednesday, Sima Samar, the head of Independent Human Rights Commission in Kabul while addressing a conference said that the

20 Feb 2019
National & Inclusive Afghan Negotiating Team Necessary: Khalilzad
National & Inclusive Afghan Negotiating Team Necessary: Khalilzad

“There are difficulties, but we have agreed with the Taliban to meet again on the 25th of February in Doha.

19 Feb 2019
Don’t Misuse Loya Jirga for Personal Interests: Haneef Atmar
Don’t Misuse Loya Jirga for Personal Interests: Haneef Atmar

While addressing the various issues surrounding the Afghan parliamentary elections which took place in October...

18 Feb 2019
President Ghani: Taliban and Pakistan Must Make Their Relations Clear
President Ghani: Taliban and Pakistan Must Make Their Relations Clear

Khalilzad, while pointing out the importance of the region in the peace process, stated: "We are seeking peace and...

18 Feb 2019
US Lawmakers Assure President Ghani Against Wide Drawdown of Troops from Afghanistan
US Lawmakers Assure President Ghani Against Wide Drawdown of Troops from Afghanistan

Afghanistan, among other unilateral moves undertaken by the Trump administration. She cautioned that the NATO...

17 Feb 2019
Afghan Soldiers Fight for a Purpose, Unlike Taliban: NSA Mohib at Munich Security Conference
Afghan Soldiers Fight for a Purpose, Unlike Taliban: NSA Mohib at Munich Security Conference

Mohib assured that peace will come in Afghanistan but also remarked that it has to be an inclusive process, “Peace...

16 Feb 2019
Afghanistan Among 10 Worst Conflict-Affected Countries to be a Child in
Afghanistan Among 10 Worst Conflict-Affected Countries to be a Child in

In Afghanistan, the UN reported 3179 children killed and injured in 2017, with many more dying daily from indirect...

16 Feb 2019
Mohaqiq Accuses Ghani of Firing those Who Didn’t Side with Him
Mohaqiq Accuses Ghani of Firing those Who Didn’t Side with Him

Mohaqiq claimed that some fictitious projects are being inaugurated by the president for election campaigns. “The...

16 Feb 2019
President Ghani and CE Abdullah Condemn Suicide Attack in India, US Calls on Pak to End Harbouring Terror Groups
President Ghani and CE Abdullah Condemn Suicide Attack in India, US Calls on Pak to End Harbouring Terror Groups

On Thursday, an explosive laden vehicle operated by a suicide attacker rammed into a convoy of CRPF personnel...

16 Feb 2019
Dream to Reality: TAPI Pipeline
Dream to Reality: TAPI Pipeline

“Fortunately, there are management, technical and technological solutions to manage, prevent and reduce the...

14 Feb 2019
Norwegian Refugee Council Calls on Parties of Conflict in Afghanistan to Allow Access for Humanitarian Aid
Norwegian Refugee Council Calls on Parties of Conflict in Afghanistan to Allow Access for Humanitarian Aid

NRC has thus appealed to the parties of the conflict to guarantee humanitarian access across frontlines and to allow...

14 Feb 2019
Aim Not to Stay in Afghanistan Forever, But to Be There to Fight Terrorism, Train & Assist Afghan Forces: NATO Chief Stoltenberg
Aim Not to Stay in Afghanistan Forever, But to Be There to Fight Terrorism, Train & Assist Afghan Forces: NATO Chief Stoltenberg

NATO will continue to support the Afghan security forces to “create the conditions for a peaceful solution,” and to help

13 Feb 2019
Electoral Commissioners Call Dismissal and Electoral Law Amendment Actions “Unlawful” & Politically Motivated, Seek Legal & Judicial Review
Electoral Commissioners Call Dismissal and Electoral Law Amendment Actions “Unlawful” & Politically Motivated, Seek Legal & Judicial Review

The statement additionally addressed the problems and inadequacies in the Wolesi Jirga election process and clarified that these are due...

13 Feb 2019
Must Get Everyone to the Same Negotiating Table Before We Proceed to Peace Talks: US Representative to NATO
Must Get Everyone to the Same Negotiating Table Before We Proceed to Peace Talks: US Representative to NATO

On being questioned about what’s the significance and inference of an “Afghan-led” process, she clarified that what they mean is

13 Feb 2019
IEC & IECC Heads, Members Dismissed
IEC & IECC Heads, Members Dismissed

In a decree, the president said that heads of secretariat of the two commissions (the IEC and IECC) would...

12 Feb 2019
NATO Chief Stoltenberg: We Strongly Support Afghan Reconciliation
NATO Chief Stoltenberg: We Strongly Support Afghan Reconciliation

He however assured that NATO will continue to help the Afghan security forces towards making conducive atmosphere for a...

12 Feb 2019
Ghani Says Will Call for Grand Assembly to Consult on Peace, Karzai Welcomes the Decision
Ghani Says Will Call for Grand Assembly to Consult on Peace, Karzai Welcomes the Decision

Ghani further spoke that he "will never interfere in elections" and that those who interferes in the process will be...

12 Feb 2019
Mohaqiq Sponsors Interim Government Proposal as Best Possible Option
Mohaqiq Sponsors Interim Government Proposal as Best Possible Option

Mohaqiq also informed that the Taliban has not insisted on an Islamic Emirate but rather suggested an Islamic...

11 Feb 2019
Ghani Expresses Concern Over Pashtun Movement Crackdown by Pak Government
Ghani Expresses Concern Over Pashtun Movement Crackdown by Pak Government

President Ghani expressed in a statement on social media that the Afghan government has deep concerns...

7 Feb 2019
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