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US-Taliban sign historic troop withdrawal deal in Doha

29 February 2020, 5:20 PM

The United States signed a historic deal with Taliban insurgents on Saturday that could pave the way toward a full withdrawal of foreign soldiers from Afghanistan over the next 14 months and represent a step toward ending the 18-year-war there.

27 local peace activists abducted in western Afghanistan

25 December 2019, 6:10 PM

Taliban militants have kidnapped 27 peace activists from a highway in Afghanistan’s western Farah province, local officials and peace activists said on Wednesday.

Taliban ready to resume peace talks – following Trump’s Kabul visit

29 November 2019, 10:07 AM

The Taliban said on Friday they were ready to restart peace talks with the United States, a day after President Donald Trump made a surprise visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan and said he believed the radical group would agree to a ceasefire.

Afghanistan holds presidential polls amid fears of insecurity, fraud

29 September 2019, 10:45 AM

Afghans voted on Saturday in a one-day presidential election to elect their country’s new president through ballots amid a spate of small-scale attacks targeting polling stations across the country.

Explosion occurs near polling station in Afghan city of Kandahar

28 September 2019, 8:10 AM

An explosion occurred near a polling station in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Saturday just an hour after voters began queuing to cast their vote to elect a new president.



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