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Afganistan

China, by being good neighbour to Afghanistan, offers less...

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi chairs the third foreign ministers’ meeting of neighboring countries of Afghanistan, in Tunxi,...

The girls I taught in Kabul were Afghanistan’s future. The...

Afghan teachers protest against the Taliban’s closure of classes to older girls. Photograph: EPA I am a woman living in...

Afghan resistance groups eye spring offensive

Afghan resistance movement and anti-Taliban uprising forces take a rest as they patrol on a hilltop in Panjshir province, Afghanistan...

Deadline must be set to Qatar for Kabul Airport’s contract...

Deputy Prime Minister and head of the Economic Commission of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar has tasked F...

China lends Taliban a slow but sure helping hand

China is sending strong signals it will soon grant official recognition to the Taliban. Image: Getty Even without formally recogni...

The Taliban are pushing females out of public life

On March 23rd thousands of Afghan girls headed to school for the first time in eight months, kitted out in bulging rucksacks, neat...

The Ukraine invasion and Afghanistan’s current crisis

Afghan women receive humanitarian aid from WFP on December 9, 2021 in Herat, Afghanistan. Oil, lentils, salt, flour and rice were han...

Taliban bans poppy production, in move likely to further i...

Afghan farmers harvest poppy in Helmand province. Photo: AP Afghanistan’s ruling Taliban announced a ban Sunday on poppy pro...

Afghanistan misinformation after the Taliban takeover: Con...

Note: Some of the hyperlinks in this essay lead to graphic images. The Taliban takeover of Afghanistan in August 2021 has produced...

China hints at recognising Taliban as legitimate Afghanist...

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, right, stands with Abdul Ghani Baradar, acting deputy prime minister of the Afghan Taliban’s...

In Afghanistan, ‘people selling babies, young girls to sur...

The UN World Food Program says Afghanistan is facing a 'tsunami of hunger' with it on the verge of economic collapse [File: Petros Gi...

China urges US to unlock Afghanistan’s frozen assets

China has urged neighbouring countries to help build a stable Afghanistan and demanded that the United States returns the country&...

China, U.S., Russia and Pakistan to hold talks on Afghanis...

The Taliban's U-turn last week on allowing girls to attend public high schools has sparked international condemnation.   ©...

Betrayed in Afghanistan

It turns out, to the surprise of no one, that the Afghan Taliban haven’t changed after all. Last week, they announced that they w...

China holds multinational meetings to discuss Afghanistan

Roughly 23 million people are experiencing acute hunger and 95 percent of Afghans are not eating enough, while 10 million children ar...

China’s diplomacy on a roll in Kabul

China’s State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi (R) with Acting Prime Minister of Interim Government Mullah Abdul Ghani Ba...

Taliban ban Afghan women from flying without male relative

Afghan women's rights defenders and civil activists protest to call on the Taliban for the preservation of their achievements and edu...

Taliban guards Afghanistan’s once-hated Buddhas as it wait...

Buddha statues inside an ancient temple in Mes Aynak valley, Afghanistan. File photo: AP The ancient Buddha statues sit in serene...

Taliban wins trust of Chinese foreign minister

The Taliban said Thursday they had assured Beijing’s most senior diplomat about any concerns China thinks may “emerge from...

Haqqanis imposing their radical will on Afghanistan

Afghan Interior Minister Sirajuddin Haqqani during his first public appearance since coming to power under Taliban rule, March 6, 202...

Afghan Taliban deny replacing Prime Minister Mullah Hasan...

Afghan Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid on Thursday denied rumours that the group's Prime Minister Mullah Hasan Akhund has been rep...