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Afganistan

Afghanistan war cost more than $2T and 240,000 lives, repo...

When you add up the cost of Defense and State Department funds sunk into Operations Enduring Freedom and Resolute Support, then throw i...

Biden presses Pakistan as he announces Afghan exit

US Pre­sident Joe Biden warned the Taliban on Wednesday he would hold them accountable on Afghanistan after the US exit and pressed...

Joe Biden ends the Afghanistan nightmare

President Joe Biden did it. In announcing a complete exit by September 11, the twentieth anniversary of the Al Qaeda terrorist attacks...

Top US envoy Blinken in Afghanistan for troop withdrawal t...

United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken has begun an unannounced visit to Afghanistan to brief officials on President Joe Biden...

Why America couldn’t win its war in Afghanistan

The United States (US) and its allies’ nearly two-decade-long war in Afghanistan is finally drawing to a close after US President...

NATO forces to leave Afghanistan together, US says

Foreign troops under NATO command will withdraw from Afghanistan in coordination with a US pull-out by September 11, Washington’s...

India should welcome the end of US occupation of Afghanist...

The spectre haunting India today is that its worst case scenario in Afghanistan is becoming reality — a Taliban takeover. Delhi w...

Biden set to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept...

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw the remaining 2,500 U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, 2021, 20 years to the day after the...

Afghanistan’s key role in re-boosting Pak-Russian relation...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday wrapped up his two-day visit to Pakistan as the first Russian foreign minister who...

Taliban not to attend Turkey-led talks on April 16: spokes...

The Taliban is "not ready" yet to participate in the Turkey-led conference on the scheduled date of April 16, due to their "consultatio...

US officials to meet with NATO as Afghanistan deadline loo...

United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg discussed the Russian military buildup near...

Malaysia in talks to double palm oil shipments to Afghanis...

Malaysia, the world’s second-biggest palm oil producer, is in talks to boost exports of the tropical oil to Afghanistan, accordin...

Istanbul conference and the Afghan peace plan

Following the Moscow conference and the Heart of Asia conference held in Dushanbe, the Istanbul peace initiative is scheduled to be hel...

State Department says preparations underway for Afghan con...

The U.S. State Department on Thursday said preparations were underway for a conference in Turkey to help Afghan negotiators make progre...

Taliban attack on covert US base in Afghanistan complicate...

In one of the most significant attacks against US forces in Afghanistan recently, CNN has learned that the Taliban twice targeted one o...

President Ghani defends his peace plan

Afghanistan, and the lasting peace and stability which are hoped to come to Afghanistan would need the guarantee of the UN Security Cou...

Afghanistan: A difficult road ahead, but change is inescap...

Afghanistan has made hard won gains in the last two decades, including the increase in education enrollments, expansion in health servi...

How liberal values became a business in Afghanistan

Over the last two decades, the United States injected millions of dollars and deployed over 700,000 troops aimed at counterinsurgency a...

Afghan president proposes three-phase peace roadmap: Repor...

Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani will put forward a three-phase peace roadmap for Afghanistan during a proposed meeting in Tu...

US looks to build on secret portions of Taliban deal to re...

Afghan security forces at an outpost in Kandahar, on the edge of the Panjwai district, in January. The Taliban have overtaken much of...

Taliban claim shooting down helicopter in southern Afghani...

A file photo shows an Afghan military military helicopter. Taliban militants have claimed responsibility for the reported downing...