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Taliban Violence at ‘High Levels’ Can Hurt US-Taliban Peace Deal
Taliban Violence at ‘High Levels’ Can Hurt US-Taliban Peace Deal

A report by the Lead Inspector General to the U.S. Congress found the Taliban continued its attacks and operations at

20 May 2020
Iran Highlights Role of Afghan Government in Peace Talks
Iran Highlights Role of Afghan Government in Peace Talks

Iran’s Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani said they have always believed the Afghan government plays a key

20 May 2020
Australia Appoints Former Soldier to Oversee Alleged War Crimes Probe by Special Forces in Afghanistan
Australia Appoints Former Soldier to Oversee Alleged War Crimes Probe by Special Forces in Afghanistan

David McLure, a former soldier turned top lawyer, has been appointed by the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions (CDPP) to

20 May 2020
Taliban Kill 9 Members of Uprising Forces in Takhar Province
Taliban Kill 9 Members of Uprising Forces in Takhar Province

Afghan security officials confirmed that nine members of the public uprising forces have been killed in a Taliban attack on

20 May 2020
11 Worshipers Killed in Parwan, Khost Mosques Attacks
11 Worshipers Killed in Parwan, Khost Mosques Attacks

At least eight people were killed after gunmen waged a shooting spree at a mosque in Parwan province on Tuesday

20 May 2020
Nur ul-Haq Ulumi Appointed President’s Special Envoy for Good Governance Affairs
Nur ul-Haq Ulumi Appointed President’s Special Envoy for Good Governance Affairs

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in a decree has appointed Nur ul-Haq Ulumi as his special envoy for good governance affairs...

19 May 2020
US Charge D’Affaires Calls for End to Violence in Afghanistan
US Charge D’Affaires Calls for End to Violence in Afghanistan

In a tweet today, U.S. Charge d’Affaires Ross Wilson said Afghans deserve to live in peace, while condemning the attacks

19 May 2020
UAE Renews Its Call for an Immediate Ceasefire in Afghanistan
UAE Renews Its Call for an Immediate Ceasefire in Afghanistan

The United Arab Emirates has welcomed the signing of a power-sharing agreement in Afghanistan between President Ashraf Ghani and Dr.

19 May 2020
2 Killed and 18 Wounded in Kunduz Explosion
2 Killed and 18 Wounded in Kunduz Explosion

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has confirmed that at least two people were killed and 18 others wounded in an

19 May 2020
EU and UNDP Offer Scholarships to Afghan Women to Study in Kazakhstan
EU and UNDP Offer Scholarships to Afghan Women to Study in Kazakhstan

The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) opened the 2020 scholarship application for Afghan women to

19 May 2020
“We Can’t Remain Silent Against Child Killers”: Ghani
“We Can’t Remain Silent Against Child Killers”: Ghani

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in a meeting with members of the special forces of the Afghan National Police (ANP) on

19 May 2020
11 Taliban insurgents killed in security operations in Ghazni, Paktika and Wardak provinces
11 Taliban insurgents killed in security operations in Ghazni, Paktika and Wardak provinces

Afghan forces killed at least 11 Taliban insurgents and wounded nine more during security operations in Ghazni, Paktika and Wardak

19 May 2020
Trump: Taliban Makes a Fortune out of US Presence in Afghanistan
Trump: Taliban Makes a Fortune out of US Presence in Afghanistan

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that the Taliban is making a fortune out of the U.S. presence in Afghanistan,

19 May 2020
Four Civilians Killed in Zabul IED Explosion
Four Civilians Killed in Zabul IED Explosion

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) says at least four civilians, including two children, have been killed in an Improvised Explosive

19 May 2020
Rising Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan Highlight Urgent Need to Focus on Peace and Halt Fighting
Rising Civilian Casualties in Afghanistan Highlight Urgent Need to Focus on Peace and Halt Fighting

Rising numbers of civilian casualties in Afghanistan, in blatant disregard of international laws aimed at protecting civilians from harm, underscore

19 May 2020
Russia, Pakistan, Iran and China Envoys Stress on Early Launch of Intra-Afghan Talks
Russia, Pakistan, Iran and China Envoys Stress on Early Launch of Intra-Afghan Talks

Special envoys on Afghanistan from Russia, Pakistan, Iran and China, have urged all parties to the conflict in Afghanistan, including

19 May 2020
Khalilzad Heading to Afghanistan, Qatar to Push Peace
Khalilzad Heading to Afghanistan, Qatar to Push Peace

US Special Envoy for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad is heading to Afghanistan and Qatar to push the Afghan government and

19 May 2020
MoI: Taliban Launched Spring Offensive
MoI: Taliban Launched Spring Offensive

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) says it looked as if the Taliban had started their spring offensive without the usual

18 May 2020
Jamiat-e Islami Party Reject Involvement in Ghani & Abdullah’s Political Agreement
Jamiat-e Islami Party Reject Involvement in Ghani & Abdullah’s Political Agreement

The Afghanistan Jamiat-e Islami Party in reaction to the signing of a political agreement between Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah

18 May 2020
Explosion in Kabul Leaves Two Wounded
Explosion in Kabul Leaves Two Wounded

Kabul Police say at least two people have been killed in an explosion in Kabul province...

18 May 2020
Terrorism Should End in Afghanistan for Peace Process to Work: UAE Minister
Terrorism Should End in Afghanistan for Peace Process to Work: UAE Minister

The UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr Anwar Gargash has said that A political peace process in Afghanistan

18 May 2020
NDS Will Disclose Latest Findings Regarding Recent Deadly Attacks in Afghanistan
NDS Will Disclose Latest Findings Regarding Recent Deadly Attacks in Afghanistan

The acting chief of the Afghan intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS) says the IS-K terrorists have carried out the

18 May 2020
Afghan Foreign Ministry Rejects Taliban’s Allegations Regarding India’s Role in the Country
Afghan Foreign Ministry Rejects Taliban’s Allegations Regarding India’s Role in the Country

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has rejected the Taliban’s statement which alleged India has negative role in Afghanistan...

18 May 2020
Developing: 7 Killed, 40 Wounded in Ghazni Car Bomb Explosion
Developing: 7 Killed, 40 Wounded in Ghazni Car Bomb Explosion

Afghan local officials have confirmed that at least seven people were killed and 40 others were wounded as a result

18 May 2020
30 Taliban Militants Killed in Five Provinces: MoD
30 Taliban Militants Killed in Five Provinces: MoD

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) says at least 30 Taliban insurgents have been killed in Kunduz, Maidan Wardak, Ghor, Helmand

18 May 2020
Developing: 5 Killed, 32 Wounded in Ghazni Car Bomb Explosion
Developing: 5 Killed, 32 Wounded in Ghazni Car Bomb Explosion

Afghan local officials have confirmed that at least five people were killed and 32 others were wounded as a result

18 May 2020
Pompeo Makes Calls to Ghani & Abdullah Regarding Power-Sharing Agreement
Pompeo Makes Calls to Ghani & Abdullah Regarding Power-Sharing Agreement

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has phoned President Ashraf Ghani and the new head of the Afghan National Reconciliation

18 May 2020
International Community Reacts to Signing Political Agreement of Ghani & Abdullah
International Community Reacts to Signing Political Agreement of Ghani & Abdullah

President Ashraf Ghani and his political rival Abdullah Abdullah signed a power-sharing agreement, two months after both declared themselves the

18 May 2020
Breaking: Car Bomb Explosion Reported in Ghazni
Breaking: Car Bomb Explosion Reported in Ghazni

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has confirmed that a car bomb explosion ocurred in Ghazni province...

18 May 2020
Health Workers Among 6 Injured in Khost Roadside Blast
Health Workers Among 6 Injured in Khost Roadside Blast

A roadside bomb targeting health care workers in Khost Province went off injuring six people, the Afghan National Army’s 203rd

17 May 2020
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