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Trump Rules Out Complete Withdrawal From Afghanistan
Trump Rules Out Complete Withdrawal From Afghanistan

US President Donald Trump has indicated that there will not be complete withdrawal of American forces from Afghanistan, stating the

21 Aug 2019
Ghani to Security Forces: Until Peace is Achieved, Strongly Fight Against Any Kind of Threat
Ghani to Security Forces: Until Peace is Achieved, Strongly Fight Against Any Kind of Threat

President Ghani while addressing said the country's security and defense forces said that they must continue fighting any threat until

20 Aug 2019
Violence In Afghanistan Soared During NATO Retreat: Report
Violence In Afghanistan Soared During NATO Retreat: Report

Violence between Afghans has soared during NATO’s retreat, points out a report by The Economist. It was pointed out that in

20 Aug 2019
Human Rights Watch Urges FIFA & AGO to Act Upon AFF Sexual Abuse Case
Human Rights Watch Urges FIFA & AGO to Act Upon AFF Sexual Abuse Case

The AFF’s general secretary, Sayed Ali Reza Aghazada, was suspended by the Attorney General’s office during an...

19 Aug 2019
President Ghani on Independence Day Tells Taliban “Don’t Deny Reponsibility of Your Violence”
President Ghani on Independence Day Tells Taliban “Don’t Deny Reponsibility of Your Violence”

19th August marks the 100th Independence day of Afghanistan and President Ghani in his speech said that, the postponed Independence

19 Aug 2019
Ghani Calls on International Community Not to Stay Silent Against Such Attacks
Ghani Calls on International Community Not to Stay Silent Against Such Attacks

He called on the international community, the UN and Islamic countries not to stay silent against such attacks. Ghani said

18 Aug 2019
International Community and UN Condemn Attack on Civilians at Kabul Wedding
International Community and UN Condemn Attack on Civilians at Kabul Wedding

UNAMA’s Special Representative for Afghanistan Tadamichi Yamamoto stated that an attack deliberately targeting civilians is an outrage, and deeply troubling

18 Aug 2019
Veteran American Diplomat: US Would be Unwise to Race for Exit from Afghanistan
Veteran American Diplomat: US Would be Unwise to Race for Exit from Afghanistan

Veteran American Diplomat Richard N. Haass recently published an article regarding the US led Afghan peace process to point out

17 Aug 2019
US Senator Graham: Any Peace Deal That Denies US Counter-Terrorism Role is Recipe for Disaster
US Senator Graham: Any Peace Deal That Denies US Counter-Terrorism Role is Recipe for Disaster

US Senator Lindsey Graham on Friday made several remarks about the ongoing Peace Process for Afghanistan and showed concern about

17 Aug 2019
Gen Miller: Resolute Support Mission Operations Continue Against Taliban
Gen Miller: Resolute Support Mission Operations Continue Against Taliban

US and NATO forces commander in Afghanistan Gen. Scott Miller while assuring Afghan people on...

15 Aug 2019
US Ambassador Bass “Disturbed” By Reports of Kabul Bank Fraud Perpetrator’s Release by Govt
US Ambassador Bass “Disturbed” By Reports of Kabul Bank Fraud Perpetrator’s Release by Govt

US Ambassador to Kabul John Bass on Thursday wrote on Twitter that he was shocked and disturbed by...

15 Aug 2019
President Ghani: Any Peace Agreement Which Doesn’t Protect Identity & Sovereignty of Afghanistan Will be Unacceptable
President Ghani: Any Peace Agreement Which Doesn’t Protect Identity & Sovereignty of Afghanistan Will be Unacceptable

Quoting senior Pentagon officials, the Newsweek reported on Monday that US personnel have been ordered to limit nearly all offensive

14 Aug 2019
ICRC Concerned About Intensity of Violence in Afghanistan Despite Afghan Peace Talks
ICRC Concerned About Intensity of Violence in Afghanistan Despite Afghan Peace Talks

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has expressed concern over ongoing peace talks...

12 Aug 2019
President Ghani Wishes Afghans on Eid, Calls on Politicians to Unite
President Ghani Wishes Afghans on Eid, Calls on Politicians to Unite

On the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, President Ghani wished all in an address. Regarding elections he assured that next time they will

11 Aug 2019
Former CIA Director Warns Trump Administration to Proceed with Caution in Afghanistan as “Taliban Not Nearly Defeated”
Former CIA Director Warns Trump Administration to Proceed with Caution in Afghanistan as “Taliban Not Nearly Defeated”

On the other hand, the retired US General also said that any effective counterterrorism operations in Afghanistan or in neighboring

10 Aug 2019
President Ghani at Paktia Rally: Afghans Paying Price of War, Don’t Want Them Killing Each Other
President Ghani at Paktia Rally: Afghans Paying Price of War, Don’t Want Them Killing Each Other

Moreover, the president pointed out that Taliban don't have any re-building experience, and that people’s choice is Afghanistan, not Talibistan.

8 Aug 2019
President Ghani Denounces Taliban’s “Gruesome Act of Terror” in Kabul
President Ghani Denounces Taliban’s “Gruesome Act of Terror” in Kabul

He also said that in today’s attack in Kabul, Taliban showed they do not want peace.  "Taliban does not have

7 Aug 2019
Taliban Threatens to Attack Election Rallies, Asks People to Avoid Participation
Taliban Threatens to Attack Election Rallies, Asks People to Avoid Participation

“Building on excellent progress in Kabul last week, I’ve spent the last few days in Doha, focused on the remaining

6 Aug 2019
Turkmenistan Lobbies Transport Corridor Proposal from Afghanistan to Europe via Azerbaijan
Turkmenistan Lobbies Transport Corridor Proposal from Afghanistan to Europe via Azerbaijan

Last week, government officials from Ashgabat and Kabul also launched new section of the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan railway, which will help traders

5 Aug 2019
Mission is to End Afghanistan’s Position as “Platform for Terror”, Says Pompeo on Peace Process
Mission is to End Afghanistan’s Position as “Platform for Terror”, Says Pompeo on Peace Process

Australian Defense Minister Reynolds was redirected the question and she said that she has seen firsthand the enormous difference that

4 Aug 2019
Motherland Election Team Begins Campaign, Jalili Promises Employment & Appointment Based on Merit
Motherland Election Team Begins Campaign, Jalili Promises Employment & Appointment Based on Merit

He said that all Afghan companies suffer from unemployment but the government only award the contracts to Turkish and Chinese

4 Aug 2019
CE Abdullah Calls Police to Remain Impartial in the Presidential Election
CE Abdullah Calls Police to Remain Impartial in the Presidential Election

Moreover, UK’s ambassador Alison Blake and joint chief of the International Police Coordination board representing the members of the board

4 Aug 2019
As Civilian Casualties Spike in July, UN Urges Parties to Protect Them
As Civilian Casualties Spike in July, UN Urges Parties to Protect Them

UNAMA also expressed deep concern about various incidents in july which harmed civilian life and reminded all...

3 Aug 2019
Former President Karzai Calls on Taliban to Stop the War, Expresses Doubts Over Presidential Election Fairness
Former President Karzai Calls on Taliban to Stop the War, Expresses Doubts Over Presidential Election Fairness

Former President Hamid Karzai while addressing a press conference in Kabul expressed that bids to fuel division among the people

1 Aug 2019
Afghan Govt Rejects UN Report’s Claim, Says Taliban Are Main Perpetrators of Civilian Causalities
Afghan Govt Rejects UN Report’s Claim, Says Taliban Are Main Perpetrators of Civilian Causalities

President Ghani’s spokesman Sediq Sediqqi criticized the findings of recent report by UN about civilian causalities...

31 Jul 2019
More Than 1500 Arrested Over Drug Trafficking in Past 5 Months
More Than 1500 Arrested Over Drug Trafficking in Past 5 Months

As a result of 1303 security forces operations carried out across the country in the past five months, more than

31 Jul 2019
World Day Against Trafficking in Persons: UN Urges States to Step Up Efforts
World Day Against Trafficking in Persons: UN Urges States to Step Up Efforts

In a statement to mark World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, the UN Special Rapporteur Ms Maria Grazia Giammarinaro urged

30 Jul 2019
Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan Surge for 2nd Quarter of 2019: UN Report
Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan Surge for 2nd Quarter of 2019: UN Report

A latest UN update released on Monday has documented 3,812 civilian casualties (1,366 deaths and 2,446 injured) in the first

30 Jul 2019
Deputy SG Mohammad at UNSC: Afghanistan Has Done More to Invest in Women Leadership
Deputy SG Mohammad at UNSC: Afghanistan Has Done More to Invest in Women Leadership

Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed offered her “deepest condolences to the Government and people of Afghanistan...

29 Jul 2019
UNAMA Urges Presidential Candidates to Lead Fair Campaigns
UNAMA Urges Presidential Candidates to Lead Fair Campaigns

As the presidential election campaign period started on 28 July and runs to 25 September, the UNAMA in a statement

29 Jul 2019
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