Geopolitics
Kabul: Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani has slammed the Taliban group and said their deeds showed that it has "no will" for peace. more
Afghan Republic, Taliban delegations commence talks in Doha

Doha: A high-ranking delegation from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan led by Chairman Abdullah Abdullah and a Taliban delegation led by deputy leader of the group Abdul Ghani Baradar a ...

Pakistan warns Afghan Air Force against conducting operations near border

Fighter aircraft of the Afghan Air Force, on their way to operations against the Taliban, have reportedly received warnings from Pakistan not to conduct operations in Spin Boldak, a borde ...

Afghanistan: 270,000 newly displaced this year, warns UNHCR

New York: The worsening security situation across Afghanistan in the wake of foreign troop withdrawal and Taliban advances, has forced an estimated 270,000 from their homes since January, ...

Afghanistan border: Turkmenistan sending heavy weaponry, aircraft amid deteriorating security

Kabul: The Turkmenistan government has started  moving heavy weaponry, helicopters, and other aircraft closer to its border with Afghanistan, amid political turmoil in the South Asia ...

US special envoy back in Doha to push for Afghan peace talks

Zalmay Khalilzad, the US special peace envoy for Afghanistan, has reached Doha, Qatar, to push for “determined diplomacy in pursuit of a peace agreement” between the warring A ...

Taliban marches into Afghanistan as govt forces flee

The Taliban's progress in Northern Afghanistan has gained momentum overnight with the capture of new territories from Afghan forces, who abandoned their posts, and fled to neighbourin ...

Iran says Taliban doesn't represent all Afghanistan, but is part of solution

The Taliban, the Afghan insurgent group, doesn’t represent all Afghanistan, said the Iranian Foreign Ministry amid the continued Taliban offensive in the country’s northern pa ...

US to give 37 Black Hawk choppers, two fixed-wing attack aircraft to Afghanistan: Report

The United States will provide 37 Black Hawk helicopters and two fixed-attack aircraft to Afghanistan, the Afghan delegation that traveled to the US last week was reportedly assured of as ...

Afghanistan-Pakistan spat over 'terrorist group' as Islamabad seeks to shift onus

Afghanistan has denied that Tahreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), an anti-Pakistan militant group, operates from Afghan soil, a day after Pakistan’s Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid urge ...