PRESIDENT ERDOGAN SPEAKS TO PM KHAN

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday called Prime Minister Imran Khan via telephone and discussed matters related to bilateral relations and regional issues with him. PM Imran Khan briefed the Turkish president of the current situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir. They also discussed the Afghan crisis. Pakistani PM assured Erdogan of his full support for peace […]

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US MADE A LOT OF GREAT STRIDES RECENTLY IN AFGHANISTAN, SAYS TRUMP

President Donald Trump has said that the US has made a lot of great strides recently in Afghanistan. Talking to media at the Whitehouse, Trump said that a lot of positive things are happening in the right direction. Meanwhile in Afghanistan, US Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad met with NATO framework nations’ Ambassadors in Kabul to discuss […]

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52 INSURGENTS, GOVT. SOLDIERS KILLED IN LATEST FIGHTING

At least fifty-two insurgents and Afghan security personnel have been killed in the latest fighting across Afghanistan. The Defence Ministry, in a statement, said that forty insurgents were killed in a ground operation in north-western Badghis province. Taliban said that 12 Afghan soldiers were killed during clashes in central Maidan Wardak, eastern Nangarhar and northern […]

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PEACE DEAL MUST GUARANTEE TERROR-FREE AFGHANISTAN: KHALILZAD

The US has reiterated the need for a comprehensive peace agreement to rid Afghanistan of terrorism. Citing a recent ISIS mortar attack on civilians in Kabul, US Special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad said that a peace deal with Taliban must guarantee a terrorism-free Afghanistan in future. Please follow and like us:

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US CLAIMS CEASEFIRE, INTRA-AFGHAN TALKS ARE ON THE TABLE

Taliban has reiterated that ongoing peace talks with the US in Doha are focused on the withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid, in a statement, said that US and Taliban negotiators are also discussing how to prevent future attacks on other countries from Afghanistan. This follows claims by US special envoy […]

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INDIAN AGGRESSION COULD DISTURB AFGHAN PEACE EFFORTS: PAKISTAN

Pakistan has warned the US that Indian aggression could disturb joint efforts for peace in Afghanistan. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, in a telephone conversation with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, said that India has jeopardized peace in South Asia for domestic political purposes. Qureshi apprised Pompeo of the sentiments of Pakistan’s government, parliament and […]

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