At least seven Taliban insurgents were killed, six others were wounded and one more was arrested during joint operations by Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) and Commandos in Kandahar province on Monday, security officials said. The Special Operations Corps in a statement said that the operations were conducted in Naso Kariz and Kalankicha areas of Maiwand district.

16 February 2021

The Chairman of the State Committee for National Security of Tajikistan (SCNS), Saimumin Yatimov, has met with the Chairman Afghanistan's High Council for National Reconciliation, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, and Foreign Minister Haneef Atmar to discuss regional security issues. Dr. Abdullah discussed ongoing intra-Afghan peace talks in Qatar's capital, Doha, bilateral security cooperation, and the situation along the Afghan-Tajik border. The sides discussed issues related to

16 February 2021