Hamid Karzai: I very strongly oppose the new U.S. strategy towards Afghanistan as it is against peace and the national interest of Afghanistan
Def Sec Mattis says he is waiting for plan from General Dunford before deciding how many additional troops to send to Afghanistan.
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Glad options were clear if there's genuine fight against terrorism there is opportunity for partnership but if there's lack of sincerity, action will be as it was spoken in his (Donald Trump) remarks: Shaida Abdali, Afghan envoy
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Right opportunity for everyone including Pakistan to adhere to principles of state govt to fight terrorism sincerely: Shaida Abdali, Afghan envoy
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It (Pakistan) has to open window for co-operation and partnership: Shaida Abdali, Ambassador of Afghanistan to India
Abdullah: The new US strategy will positively impact the situation of Afghan security forces
UNG is also committed for reforms, fight against corruption, strength of ANDSF and destroying enemies of people: Abdullah
Abdullah says he welcomes Donald Trump's new strategy on Afghanistan
I would once again like to thank President Trump for this very comprehensive and timely strategy on Afghanistan: Abdullah
While we work for peace, we must strengthen our security and defense forces to protect our people against militants: Abdullah
Our message to Taliban is that the new strategy is not an invitation to peace but, a chance to strengthen peace process: Abdullah
Our message to our neighbors is that the new strategy is a new opportunity that they must utilize and benefit from this chance: Abdullah
The regional aspect of this review also highlighted the harbors and safe havens of militants and sought clear measures against them: Abdullah
The regional aspect of this strategy is very clear. It shows that the problem was very well identified: Abdullah
Abdullah says militants groups are a threat to Afghanistan's security
Decision based on conditions than timelines is a very important message for our partners and our enemies: Abdullah
The new and strong stance against Daesh provides unique opportunity to destroy this terrorist group and root them up in this area: Afghan CEO Abdullah
This new chapter opened by the new strategy is a unique opportunity to tackle militants and achieve our peaceful objectives: Abdullah
This strategy renewed the commitment of the United States of America to Afghanistan and to our people. It is a better chapter now: Afghan Chief Executive Officer Abdullah
Imran Khan: So the US again blames Pak for its deeply flawed and failed Afghan policy stretching over a decade
We've been steadfast in extending reconstructionanddev assistance to Afghanistan in keeping with our traditional friendship with its people: Indian MEA
We are committed to supporting Govt and people of Afghanistan in their efforts to bring peace, security, stability and prosperity in their country: Indian MEA
Welcome President Trump’s determination to enhance efforts to overcome challenges facing Afghanistan and confronting issues of safe havens and other forms of cross-border support enjoyed by terrorists. India shares these concerns and objectives: Indian MEA
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India welcomes US President Trump's new Afghanistan strategy and for calling out Pakistan in harbouring militants
'Afghanistan to become graveyard for US,' warn Taliban after Trump clears way for more troops
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President Ghani leading a delegation visited Kandahar province on Tuesday morning to review security situation.
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India will be important partner in effort to ensure peace, stability, elcome its role in supporting Afghanistan: R Tillerson, US Secretary of State
Mattis: "we will assist the Afghan Security forces to destroy the terrorist hub" in Afghanistan
Pakistan has much to gain from partnering in our effort in Afghanistan, it has much to lose in continuing to harbour militants and criminals: Trump
Mattis: "I have directed the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to make preparations to carry out the president’s strategy"
: "America will work with the Afghan government as long as we see determination and progress."
A hasty exit would create vacuum which ISIS and AL Qaeda would instantly fill, just as it happened before September 11: Donald Trump on Afghanistan
: "Terrorists take heed, America will never let up until you are dealt a lasting defeat."
: "We want [India] to help us more with Afghanistan, especially in the area of economic assistance and development."
We cannot repeat the mistake our leaders made in withdrawing from Iraq: Donald Trump on Afghanistan
: "Pakistan has also sheltered the same organizations that try every single day to kill our people."
: "We can no longer be silent about Pakistan's safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban, and other groups."
: "Our commitment is not unlimited and our support is not a blank check."
: "Ultimately, it is up to the people of Afghanistan to take ownership of their future."
: "Conditions on the ground, not arbitrary time tables, will guide our strategy from now on."
: "These killers need to know they have nowhere to hide, that no place is beyond reach of American might."
: "We will not talk about numbers of troops or our plans for further military activities."
: "A core pillar of our new strategy is a shift from a time-based approach to one based on conditions."
India makes billions of dollars with the United States in trade, want them to help us more in Afghanistan: Donald Trump
: "We must stop the resurgence of safe havens that enable militants to threaten America."
We will develop a deeper strategic partnership with India, but we want them to help us more in Afghanistan: Donald Trump
: "Terror groups will stop at nothing to commit the mass murder of innocent men, women, and children."
: "We must address the reality of the world as it exists right now, the threats we face, and the confronting of all of the problems."
Pakistani people have suffered from terror, but at same time Pakistan has been safe haven for militants: Donald Trump
: "Pakistan often gives safe haven to agents of chaos, violence, and terror."
Its time for Pakistan to demonstrate its commitment to fight terror: Donald Trump
: "Today, 20 U.S.-designated foreign terrorist organizations are active in Afghanistan and Pakistan."
: "The security threats that we face in Afghanistan, and the broader region, are immense."
: "We cannot repeat in Afghanistan the mistake our leaders made in Iraq."
: "A hasty withdrawal would create a vacuum that militantswould instantly fill."
: "The men and women who serve our nation in combat, deserve a plan for victory."
: "Our nation must seek an honorable and enduring outcome, worthy of the tremendous sacrifices that have been made."
: "The young men and women we send to fight our wars abroad deserve to return to a country that is not at war with itself at home."
: "When we open our hearts to patriotism, there is no room for prejudice, no place for bigotry and no tolerance for hate."
: "Loyalty for our nation demands loyalty to one another. Love for America requires love for all of its people."
: "When one part of America hurts, we all hurt; and when one citizen suffers and injustice, we all suffer together."
: "A wound inflicted upon a single member of our community is a wound inflicted upon us all."
: "All servicemembers are brothers and sisters. They are all part of the same family, it's called the American family."
: "The men and women of our military operate as one team, with one shared mission and one shared sense of purpose."
: "Since the founding of our Republic, our country has produced a special class of heroes."
: "Thank you to the men and women of Fort Myer, and every member of the United States Military, at home and abroad."
Trump strategy on Afghanistan to include negotiating with Taliban - U.S. official: Fox news
Trump strategy to include negotiating with Taliban. In past Qatar negotiations failed because Pres Obama announced troop withdrawals: US official
Trump approves sending 4,000 more troops to Afghanistan, senior U.S. official tells Fox News
Ex-CIA Officer on More Troops in Afghanistan: 'We're Reliving History'
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: "I do think there are significant threats still emanating out of Afghanistan."
Video captures the whole accounts in Chemtal and the joint operations carried, as a result 50 Taliban were killed
Secretary Tillerson spoke on phone today with Pakistan PM, India and Afghanistan foreign ministers, reports my colleague @cindysaine.
State Dept. says Tillerson called Pakistani PM Abbasi, Indian FM Swaraj, and Afghan FM Rabbani before Trump's speech Afghanistan tonight
Rocket landed in heavily fortified diplomatic area of Afghan capital, police say. No immediate reports of casualties
NDS arrests a well-known commander of insurgents from a madrassa in Herat province, security source confirmed.
WH official: At the request of @POTUS, @VP Pence will be speaking to Afghanistan's President @ashrafghani prior to the speech tonight
Pakistan resumed cross-border shelling and fired 85 rockets to districts in Kunar Province Sunday night, Afghan local officials tell
Up to 40 insurgents killed in U.S. airstrikes in Helmand Province, local officials tell
On Tajikistan-Afghanistan border, there was a skirmish between drug traffickers and Tajik border
NATO official: Secretary Mattis discussed Afghanistan with @jensstoltenberg Sunday. "We look forward to President Trump's announcement"
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Taliban forces hold parade on Afghanistan's Independence Day with spoils of war including US-manufactured armored vehicles, HMMWV
Trump's Afghan strategy expected to allow deployment of 4,000 extra US troops
Over 100 countries are following European constitution because it is being monitored by special courts: Danish Afghanistan
We should have a mechanism and monitoring commission for the implementation of the Constitution: Danish
There was always difference over constitution of the country and it has its problems: Danish
Power must handed over from central government to governors and provincial councils: Danish
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Federal system is unaffordable in the current situation for Afghanistan: Danish
Heavy clashes ongoing close to Khum Aab district governor's compound in Jawzjan province, official confirmed