A spokesperson for the Taliban says the group has not agreed to attend Afghanistan peace negotiations in Saudi Arabia, and, hence, will not hold talks with US representatives in Jeddah.
US President Donald Trump’s reported orders to the Pentagon to initiate withdrawing half of America’s troops from Afghanistan are largely exaggerated, says UK-based weekly magazine.
The Afghan National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib met with his Indian counterpart and other security officials during his visit to the country.
At least seven border police force members were killed in a clash with Taliban militants in Spin Boldak district in Kandahar province, the provincial media office said in a statement on Saturday.
The U.S. President Donald Trump has said that the regional countries, including India, Russia, and Pakistan should fight against the Taliban militants in Afghanistan.
In a rambling history lesson on Wednesday President Donald Trump applauded the Soviet Union’s ten-year invasion of Afghanistan.
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday laughed at Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for funding a library in Afghanistan, suggesting it was of no use.
By appointing Amrullah Saleh and Asadullah Khalid as acting interior and acting defense minister, the government brings onboard two of the most notoriously experienced anti-Taliban figures.
Security sources said five army forces were killed in a militants attack on a military base in Kandahar.
Chinese ambassador to Kabul Liu Jinsong called on Second Vice President Sarwar Danesh yesterday. In the meeting, Chinese ambassador to Kabul by supporting Afghanistan peace process said his country has made lots of efforts to provide regional cooperation for supporting the process.
The Ministry of Interior will remove ineffective check posts from Kabul city and will increase patrols and will increase search operations and surprise raids in a bid to improve the security situation of the capital.
A top Chinese diplomat has expressed opposition with an abrupt withdrawal of the U.S. forces from Afghanistan and has called on Washington for a responsible withdrawal from the country.
An explosives-rigged car exploded outside the governor’s house in northern Takhar province on Monday.
Deputy Foreign Minister Adela Raz has been appointed as Afghanistan’s permanent representative to the United Nations.
The ARG Presidential Palace welcomed the announcement of a new date for the 2019 presidential elections.
The right to free speech will never be traded away during peace talks with the Taliban, Afghanistan's Second Vice President Sarwar Danish said Sunday.
The Taliban have rejected Kabul’s offer of talks next month in Saudi Arabia where the militants, fighting to restore strict Islamic law in Afghanistan, will meet US officials to further peace efforts.
Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived in Qatar on Sunday where he would discuss Afghan reconciliation process and other regional issues.
Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah asked the Taliban to end calamities, the people of Afghanistan had been facing since 1979 and said time for the entire Afghans to help push for peace in the country.
President Ghani said he appreciates Saudi Arabia's efforts for peace and stability in Afghanistan.