Afghanistan

We Expect Deal with Taliban ahead of Elections: Pompeo

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo unexpectedly arrived in Kabul late Tuesday and discussed peace, security and presidential elections with NUG leaders

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Afghanistan to be Discussed at Alliance’s Defense Ministers meeting: NATO SG

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday in Brussels that Afghanistan will be discussed during the alliance’s defense ministers meeting

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Illegitimate Gov’t Can’t Hold Legitimate Elections: Atmar

Criticizing the continuation of M. Ashraf Ghani’s work, Hanif Atmar says that “an illegitimate government cannot hold legitimate elections.”

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Hekmatyar Praises Pakistan’s Key role in Peace process

Afghanistan’s leader of Hezb-e Islami party Gulbuddin Hekmatyar praised Pakistan’s role in the ongoing peace process in Afghanistan

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Pakistan Backing up Peace Process Following principles of Mutual respect: Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday said Pakistan is supporting the Afghan peace process following the principles of mutual respect and non-interference

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Peace process; Pakistan Hosts Afghan Politicians

Prominent Afghan politicians have reportedly arrived in Pakistan for “Lahore process” which is being held in Bhurban on Saturday

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Intra-Afghan dialogue to be Held in July: US Envoy

US envoy to UN has reportedly said Wednesday that intra-Afghan dialogue will convene in Doha in early July

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Mir Rahman Rahmani Sits on Parl. Speaker’s Seat by Force

The fans of Mir Rahman Rahmani, the new speaker of the parliament, have reportedly forced him to sit on the speaker’s seat on Wednesday

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Counterterrorism Efforts need to Remain Top Priority: Mohib

National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib while speaking at the 10th annual meeting of high security representatives in Ufa, Russia, said on Tuesday that counterterrorism efforts need to remain top priority

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Taliban Delegation in China for Talks with Chinese officials

An Afghan Taliban delegation is visiting Beijing to hold talks with Chinese officials as part of a peace process ahead of their seventh round of talks with the United States in Qatar, a former Taliban spokesman has reportedly said

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