Home » Posts Tagged "Nato" (Page 4)

Tag Archives: Nato

Afghan peace council to hold news conference amid Eid ceasefire

17 June 2018, 7:40 AM

Afghanistan’s High Peace Council will hold a news conference on Sunday amid an unprecedented Taliban ceasefire and a day after President Ashraf Ghani said he would extend a government ceasefire but set no time frame.

Afghanistan’s Ghani announces ceasefire with Taliban

7 June 2018, 4:09 PM

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced for the first time an unconditional ceasefire with the Taliban, coinciding with the end of the Muslim fasting month, but excluding other militant groups, such as Islamic State.

NATO could help with Afghan election security: Stoltenberg

26 April 2018, 2:38 PM

NATO forces could help ensure security for Afghanistan’s upcoming elections, alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday, three years after they ended their combat operations in the country. Days after a suicide bomber killed 57 people at a Kabul voter registration centre, highlighting the security challenges around October’s parliamentary polls, Stoltenberg said NATO forces could play […]

Putin shows off new Russian weapon

1 March 2018, 4:04 PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin unveiled an array of new weapons on Thursday (March 1), in one of his most bellicose speeches in years, saying they could hit almost any point in the world and not be intercepted.

Olympic Body at risk of losing credibility over Russian athletes

8 February 2018, 8:10 PM

Last week, Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) cleared 28 Russian athletes and rescinded their lifetime bans initially imposed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).



SABC © 2019