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The U.S. envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad released the details of his meetings in Qatar including the engagement with the Taliban in Doha. Khalilzad issued a statement on Twitter, stating that he and Adam Boehler, the CEO of the...

By Khaama Press on Jul 4th, 2020

The Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted about his conversation with the the chief negotiator of Taliban based in Qatari capital of Doha. “Spoke yesterday with the Taliban chief negotiator to press the Taliban to live up to their...

By Khaama Press on Jul 1st, 2020

The U.S. envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad has said dialogue between India and Taliban is important, emphasizing that India should discuss its concerns on terrorism directly with the Taliban. Speaking during an interview with The...

By Khaama Press on May 9th, 2020

The deputy political chief of Taliban Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar met with Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. envoy for Afghan peace in Qatari capital of Doha. Suhail Shaheen, a spokesperson for the political office of Taliban in Doha, said Mullah...

By Khaama Press on May 7th, 2020

The Afghan government released 98 more Taliban prisoners based on President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani’s decree, the Office of the National Security Council (ONSC) said. According to a statement released by ONSC, the government released...

By Khaama Press on May 4th, 2020

The U.S. military has warned the Taliban group that there would be responses if the violence could not be reduced, emphasizing that all sides must return to the political path. The U.S. military spokesperson Col Sonny Leggett in a statement...

By Khaama Press on May 3rd, 2020

The U.S. envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad has warned that the increase in number and lethality of Taliban attacks could endanger gains. “@UNAMAnews released a report on civilian casualties in Afghanistan thru the 1st quarter...

By Khaama Press on May 2nd, 2020

The Taliban group has claimed that the interests of the Kabul administration, Afghan government, lies with the continuation of war. “A number of organizations, sides and Kabul administration officials have in recent days repeatedly...

By Khaama Press on Apr 27th, 2020

The European Union Heads of Missions in Kabul and the Ambassador of Norway in Afghanistan has warned that the lack of a consolidated governmental team exposes the Afghan population to greater dangers. The EU Heads of Mission and Norwegian...

By Khaama Press on Apr 16th, 2020

Online press conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg ahead of the Meeting of NATO Defence Ministers to be held via secure teleconference The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg reaffirmed the alliance’s full support...

By Khaama Press on Apr 15th, 2020

The Afghan government on Wednesday released 100 Taliban prisoners amdi ongoing peace efforts, the National Security Council (NSC) said. “Pursuant to President Ghani’s decree of March 11, the Government of the Islamic Republic...

By Khaama Press on Apr 9th, 2020

A delegation of Taliban representatives arrived in Kabul for the first time since 2001 to follow up on the release of prisoners. Zabiullah Mujahid, a Taliban spokesperson, said the delegation consists of three representatives who arrived...

By Khaama Press on Mar 31st, 2020

Photo AFP/Getty Images The Office of the National Security Council confirmed that the Afghan government will host the Taliban delegation in Bagram prison to discuss the release of prisoners. According to a statement released by Office...

By Khaama Press on Mar 30th, 2020

The Afghan government and Taliban discussed prisoners release via video teleconferencing on Sunday, the U.S. envoy for Afghan peace said. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said in a Twitter post that the U.S. and Qatar facilitated the talks...

By Khaama Press on Mar 23rd, 2020

Sporadic attacks in three provinces of Afghanistan claimed the lives of 5 people including police and army personnel and wounded two others. The security officials in Balkh province said a civilian and an army soldier lost their lives...

By Khaama Press on Mar 18th, 2020