Roots of the al-Qaeda network still alive in Afghanistan: Afghan government

Kabul: Despite the Taliban`s claim that it seeks to maintain peace in Afghanistan, Kabul on Monday (May 3) revealed that the terror outfit still maintains close ties with Al-Qaeda. The Afghan government said that the roots of the al-Qaeda network are still alive in Afghanistan and the group still poses a threat to the country […]

Afghanistan: At least 30 killed in car bomb blast in eastern Logar province

Kabul: A huge car bomb blast killed at least 30 people and injured dozens more in Afghanistan’s eastern Logar province on Friday evening, with highschool students among the casualties, officials said. The car packed with explosives detonated in Logar`s capital of Pul-e Alam near the house of the former head of the provincial council, Didar […]

Turkey, Pakistan, Afghanistan call on Taliban to commit to Afghan peace talks

Turkey A US-backed Afghan peace conference in Istanbul hosted by Turkey, Qatar and the United Nations scheduled for Saturday was postponed due to the Taliban`s non-participation. No new date has been set for those talks. Source link

Head of U.S. Central Command concerns about abilities of Afghan military

Washington: The head of U.S. forces in the Middle East said on Thursday (April 22) that he was concerned about the ability of the Afghan security forces to hold territory after the withdrawal of all foreign troops from the country in the coming months. President Joe Biden announced last week that the United States will […]