Tuesday 18 June, 2019
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The Russian President Vladimir Putin has said a balance of power is needed in Afghanistan as the positions of Taliban are getting stronger.Putin reportedly made the remarks during a meeting with the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

By Khaama Press on May 15th, 2019

The former defense secretary of the United States Robert Gates has warned that Taliban militants may retake control of Afghanistan if the American troops are pulled out.He made the remarks in an interview in ‘Face the Nation’...

By Khaama Press on May 12th, 2019

The U.S. Military officials have refuted the Taliban statement suggesting that the U.S. Military has agreed to withdraw half or 50 per cent of its troops from Afghanistan by April of this year.Colonel David Butler, a spokesman for...

By Khaama Press on Feb 6th, 2019

About Author:Mr. Abdul Samad Katawazy is former Adviser to Adam Smith International and Sr.Researcher at American University of Afghanistan. Katawazy currently a Student of International Development Studies at York University, TorontoKatawazy is...

The Taliban militants group has said the ongoing talks in United Arab Emirates are focused on withdrawal of the U.S. forces from Afghanistan.Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said no discussion has taken place regarding an interim government, ceasefire, and elections.According to reports, the negotiations between the United States and...

The US Secretary of Defense James Mattis has said President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has hit a responsive chord with his ceasefire initiative as he expressed optimisms regarding the future of negotiations between the Afghan government and Taliban. Speaking with the reporters at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, ahead of his trip to Asia, Mattis said he sees...

The Taliban group in Afghanistan has vowed to step up attacks despite the appeals made by the government and the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan to respect the holy month of Ramadan and stop violence. “Islam’s major battles were fought in Ramazan like the Jang-e-Badr and the Conquest of Mecca. So we will step up operations against...

The Taliban group in Afghanistan has rejected the involvement of the group in the coordinated suicide attacks in Kabul that left scores of people dead or wounded. Taliban group spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement has said that the group has no links with the bombing and the incident that took place in Kabul today. This comes as the ISIS-Khurasan...