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China urges US to unfreeze Afghanistan assets, thanks Taliban for assurance on Beijing's investments

Beijing: China on Wednesday called on the United States to unfreeze assets belonging to Afghanistan, and thanked the Taliban-controlled government for guaranteeing the security of Chinese ...

Chinese ambassador to UK Zheng Zeguang banned from British Parliament

London: Chinese Ambassador to the UK has been banned from attending the country's Parliament, media reports said on Wednesday.

Taliban govt's minister Muttaqi urges countries to restore diplomatic ties with Afghanistan

Kabul: The Taliban regime in Afghanistan has slammed the United States for severing financial assistance after the armed-group seized power in the country last month.

Israel and Egypt hold talks after a decade

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Monday and held talks on Israeli-Palestinian conflict and bilateral ties in the first official trip b ...

Taliban should uphold basic rights of Afghan people: Antony Blinken

Washington: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the Taliban insurgents, who are currently controlling Afghanistan, should uphold the basic rights of the Afghan people, including wom ...

Afghanistan: UN High Commissioner for Refugees arrives in Kabul to assess humanitarian needs

Moscow/UNI/Sputnik: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi announced on Monday that he arrived in the Afghan capital of Kabul to assess Afghanistan's humanitarian needs.

Xi Jinping has not moved outside China for past 600 days

Beijing: China's President Xi Jinping has not left his nation for the past 600  days and experts believe it might further hamper the relationship with Western countries, accordin ...

Pakistan FM says nation will deal with Afghanistan govt that requires assistance

Islamabad: Pakistan's  Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin has said his nation will deal with the new government in Afghanistan as they will require assistance.

Taliban cabinet failed to represent both gender, ethnic diversity in Afghanistan: Former Female Minister

Kabul: A former female Afghanistan minister has said the Taliban cabinet, which was announced recently by the group, failed to represent both gender and ethnic diversity of Afghanistan.