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Kabul Lashes Out at Taliban Remarks in Moscow

Kabul Lashes Out at Taliban Remarks in Moscow

KABUL – The Afghan government lashed out at Taliban chief negotiator for his recent remarks in Moscow that said that Afghan armed forces are waiting for Sher Abbas Stanikzai and his comrades to return to Afghanistan. Presidential spokesperson Sediq Sediqqi said in a Twitter post that the ‘Taliban, this time …

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Taliban Meet Russian Envoy in Moscow

Taliban Meet Russian Envoy in Moscow

MOSCOW – A delegation of Taliban held talks with Russian special envoy for Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov, in Moscow to discuss recent developments around the Afghan peace process, Russia’s TASS news agency reported. “The delegation is here in Moscow. We have already met Z. Kabulov, Special Envoy for Afghanistan, to discuss …

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Ghani’s Election Campaign Team Accused of Violations

Ghani’s Election Campaign Team Accused of Violations

KABUL – Some campaigners of Stability and Convergence team led by Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah at a press conference on Thursday accused President Ghani’s re-election campaign team of violating the law and manipulating government’s resources. Mr. Abdullah’s team released a 50-page document and said it shows that Ghani has “misused” …

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Dostum Proposes a 6-Month Plan to Defeat Taliban

Dostum Proposes a 6-Month Plan to Defeat Taliban

KABUL – The First Vice President Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum said he has proposed a 6-month plan to government, US and NATO for the defeat of Taliban in North of Afghanistan. Gen. Dostum, in a video message, which he published ahead of the release of a movie which will depict …

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Attack on Special Forces Base in Kabul Kill Four

Attack on Special Forces Base in Kabul Kill Four

KABUL – A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle close to a Special Forces base in the south of Kabul on Thursday, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said in a statement. “Four security forces were killed and three others were wounded in the attack,” the statement said. Before this, sources …

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Russia Welcomes Taliban’s Statement on Talks With US

Russia Welcomes Taliban’s Statement on Talks With US

MOSCOW – Russia welcomed the statement by Taliban regarding the continuation of peace talks with the United States. Maria Zakharova, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia said on Thursday, “We welcome the Taliban Movement’s statement on readiness to continue dialogue with the US.” Zakharova further said, …

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