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Direct Talks Will Begin ‘in the Future’: Danish

Direct Talks Will Begin ‘in the Future’ Danish

KABUL – Afghan Second Vice President Mohammad Sarwar Danish who earlier said in a statement that direct talks with the Taliban will happen on Oct.15 and after the elections has issued a correction saying the direct talks will begin ‘in the future’, without determining any date. The US and the …

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Ashraf Ghani, Pompeo Agree to Accelerate Peace Efforts

Ashraf Ghani, Pompeo Agree to Accelerate Peace Efforts

WASHINGTON – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani have agreed that it was time to accelerate efforts to reach a negotiated end to the conflict in the war-ravaged Afghanistan, the US State Department said on Thursday. During a phone call on Wednesday, Pompeo assured Ghani …

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China Welcomes Russian Concept of Collective Security in Persian Gulf

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BEIJING – China welcomes the Russian Foreign Ministry proposed concept of collective security in the Persian Gulf zone, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said at a regular briefing on Thursday, TASS news agency reported on Thursday. “We welcome the Russian initiative,” she said. “We would also like to boost …

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Fighting Corruption Key to Lasting Peace: EU Envoy

Fighting Corruption Key to Lasting Peace EU Envoy

KABUL – Speaking at the 5th Annual European Anti-Corruption Conference in Kabul on Wednesday, the European Union (EU) envoy in Afghanistan Pierre Mayaudon, said the issue of corruption in Afghanistan has been obstructing the country’s socioeconomic development and that there is a need to take concrete steps towards fighting the …

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The Hour Has Come for Peace in Afghanistan: Pompeo

Ashraf Ghani, Pompeo Agree to Accelerate Peace Efforts

WASHINGTON – The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said that Afghans deserve an end to the ongoing violence and that the “hour has come for peace in Afghanistan”. He said in a tweet on Wednesday that the Washington remains committed to the Afghan peace process and to …

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