"There have been no agreements that have actually been finalized" @CENTCOM's Gen Votel says of US talks with Taliban, just ".framework for continuing discussions"

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

23 April 2019
Senate approves Mideast policy bill, 77-23. Assists Israel and sanctions Syria. Also includes provision to oppose speedy Trump Administratoon troop withdrawal from Syria
The US Senate is adopting legislation opposing withdrawal from Syria and Afghanistan and imposing sanctions on the Assad regime
"There have been no agreements that have actually been finalized" @CENTCOM's Gen Votel says of US talks with Taliban, just ".framework for continuing discussions"
Talks with Taliban in "very, very early" stages says head of @CENTCOM.
2 killed and 2 wounded in IED blast in Shinwar district2 month ago
2 killed and 2 wounded in IED blast in Shinwar district
2 month ago
Head of Taliban delegation from Moscow: The results of our talks with Washington are successful
2 month ago
21 People Sentenced to Prison over Kabul Intercontinental Hotel Attack
Afghanistan ISIS claims targeted assassination of a Policemen officer in Jalalabad
2 month ago
UN, powers and Islamic countries should guarantee implementation of peace deal, Taliban delegation chief Stanikzai says at meeting with Afghan politicians in Moscow
Taliban member Abbas Stanakzai tells MoscowTalks envoys the country's Constitution is illegitimate and has been imposed on Afghans by  Kabul's administration. He says the Constitution in proving to be a barrier in the way of peace2 month ago
Taliban member Abbas Stanakzai tells #MoscowTalks envoys the country's Constitution is illegitimate and has been imposed on Afghans by Kabul's administration. He says the Constitution in proving to be a barrier in the way of peace
2 month ago
Taliban call for removal of their members' names from blacklist
Ex-communist leader, Tanai shakes hand with Taliban representative, Abass Istanekzai.2 month ago
Ex-communist leader, Tanai shakes hand with Taliban representative, Abass Istanekzai.
Sohail Shaheen - Taliban political office spokesman - among those who arrived to Moscow for Afghanistan peace talks.2 month ago
Sohail Shaheen - Taliban political office spokesman - among those who arrived to Moscow for Afghanistan peace talks.
2 month ago
Kremlin spox: We don't plan any contacts with Taliban delegation visiting Moscow.
As a regional power, Russia can help strengthen Afghan peace process launched by US, Ata Mohammad Noor says as he arrives at meeting with Taliban in Moscow2 month ago
As a regional power, Russia can help strengthen Afghan peace process launched by US, Ata Mohammad Noor says as he arrives at meeting with Taliban in Moscow
We are expecting 'a very good meeting and officially we'll be talking later on', @KarzaiH ex Afhganistan leader walking shoulder to shoulder with head of Qatar-based Taliban Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai.The latter agrees:'Yes'  'Inter-Afghan dialogue', very important event2 month ago
We are expecting 'a very good meeting and officially we'll be talking later on', @KarzaiH ex Afhganistan leader walking shoulder to shoulder with head of Qatar-based Taliban Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai.The latter agrees:'Yes' 'Inter-Afghan dialogue', very important event
Unidentified gunmen shot dead a policeman and took away his weapon in eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday morning, an official said.
Afghan politicians and Taliban representatives gather for talks in Moscow2 month ago
Afghan politicians and Taliban representatives gather for talks in Moscow
2 month ago
Afghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 21, including 11 policemen at checkpoint in northern province.
2 month ago
At least 28 members of ANDSF killed including 25 ANA, 23 others wounded. Taliban red unit launched a coordinated attack against ANDSF posts in Talwaka 5 KMs south of Kundoz city, sources in Kundoz province tells.
Former Balkh governor and Jamiat member Atta Mohammad Noor says he will attend Moscow talks alongside few prominent Afghan leaders. He says in a tweet that the talks will be a pathway towards strengthening peace efforts led by the US and facilitated by other countries.2 month ago
Former Balkh governor and Jamiat member Atta Mohammad Noor says he will attend Moscow talks "alongside few prominent Afghan leaders". He says in a tweet that the talks will be a pathway towards strengthening peace efforts led by the US and facilitated by other countries".
2 month ago
Former president Hamid Karzai has confirmed he will attend this week's peace talks in Moscow. He says this is the first step towards inter-Afghan dialogue
Dozens of activists in Nangarhar on Saturday held a funeral ceremony for Arman Loni, a senior member of PTM, who was allegedly killed by Pakistan's police in Baluchistan.2 month ago
Dozens of activists in Nangarhar on Saturday held a funeral ceremony for Arman Loni, a senior member of PTM, who was allegedly killed by Pakistan's police in Baluchistan.
Afghan Taliban display weapons and ammo captured from pro-govt forces in a raid in Badghis.2 month ago
Afghan Taliban display weapons and ammo captured from pro-govt forces in a raid in Badghis.
Magnetic IED exploded in Jalalabad One person wounded according to initial reports
2 Deputy Ministers of MoI, Gen. Akhtar and Gen. Janan, repotedly dismissed by President Ghani. Kabul. Afghanistan2 month ago
2 Deputy Ministers of MoI, Gen. Akhtar and Gen. Janan, repotedly dismissed by President Ghani. Kabul. Afghanistan
President Ghani sacks key officials of Ministry of Interior including Gen. Janan Barikzai, first Deputy Minister of Interior; Gen. Akhtar Ibrahimi, Deputy Minister of Interior for Security, and Gen. Najib Aman, head of counterterrorism dept of the ministry, sources confirmed.2 month ago
President Ghani sacks key officials of Ministry of Interior including Gen. Janan Barikzai, first Deputy Minister of Interior; Gen. Akhtar Ibrahimi, Deputy Minister of Interior for Security, and Gen. Najib Aman, head of counterterrorism dept of the ministry, sources confirmed.
Rapid US withdrawal would fuel bloodshed, Afghan official warns2 month ago
Rapid US withdrawal would fuel bloodshed, Afghan official warns
Gas pipeline reconnected, 12 militants killed in Afghan forces operations in Balkh2 month ago
Gas pipeline reconnected, 12 militants killed in Afghan forces operations in Balkh
2 month ago
Key Taliban commander, Sher Agha, killed along with four militants in foreign forces' airstrike in Helmand's Sangin district. Sher Agha was brother-in-law of the wife of Mullah Manan, a former Taliban shadow governor for Helmand, who was killed last year: officials
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