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India has formally taken over the operations at Chabahar port in Iran in a bid to further increase New Delhi’s support to Afghanistan, it has been reported.Sources privy fo the development have told Hindustan Times that Iran formally handed over the port to India during a first meeting of the follow-up committee for the implementation...

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The United States has exempted Chabahar Port development and import of petroleum by Afghanistan from the new sanctions imposed on Iran. a State Department spokesman has told Reuters that the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has granted an exception to certain U.S. sanctions that will allow the India-led development of a port in Iran as part of a new...

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Saturday met with the Assistance U.S. Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells and discussed the U.S. sanctions on Chabahar port. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the meeting was organized on Sunday afternoon Gul Khana Palace. The statement further added that the...

The first consignment of wheat as part of Indian government’s assistance to Afghanistan arrived to capital Kabul through Chabahar port. The consignment was received during a ceremony attended by senior Afghan officials as well the Indian embassy diplomats. “Today,the first consignment of 2400 tonnes of wheat arrived in Kabul and was welcomed...

The Chabahar Project was conceived fifteen years ago. But because of US-imposed International Sanctions on Iran, the project stalled for several years. During 2016 Iran reached  an agreement on its nuclear program with group of World Powers known as the P5+1 (the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council –the United States, Russia,...

The Foreign Office of Pakistan has said the trade between Afghanistan and India through Chabahar port in Iran is not against Pakistan. A spokesman for the Foreign Office of Pakistan Mohammad Faisal has told Tehran Times that “We do not regard it as any kind of alliance against us. Our trade with Afghanistan, Iran and China continues as before.” Faisal...

India on Sunday formally started exports to Afghanistan via Chabahar port in Iran by flagging off the first shipment of 1.1 million tons of wheat to Afghanistan. The Ministry of External Affairs of India in a statement said “External Affairs Minister Smt. Sushma Swaraj and Foreign Minister of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan H.E. Salahuddin...