Tag: Afghanistan

Taliban’s demands focus on withdrawal of US forces from Afghanistan: Khalilzad

KABUL: Any peace agreement with the Afghan Taliban would depend on the declaration of a permanent ceasefire and a commitment to end the country’s...

Prosecutor’s request to investigate war crime in Afghanistan rejected

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has rejected its prosecutor's request to investigate alleged war crimes in Afghanistan. Court judges highlighted instability and the lack of...

Red Cross, WHO suspend work in Afghanistan

The International Committee of the Red Cross said Thursday it had suspended work in Afghanistan after the Taliban announced a “ban” against the humanitarian...

A bomber attack at US base convoy in Afghanistan: Afghan officials

KABUL: A bomber targeted a convoy carrying foreign troops outside Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan on Monday, two Afghan officials said, after the Taliban claimed...

Habib Bank Limited’s operating license cancelled in Afghanistan

KABUL: Afghanistan’s Central Bank has cancelled the operating license of Pakistan’s Habib Bank Limited, Afghan Khaama News Agency reported Monday. Khalil Sediq, the governor of...

PM Imran Khan remarks: Afghanistan summons its ambassador to Pakistan

Over the remarks by Prime Minister Imran Khan suggesting Kabul should set up an interim government, Afghanistan has summoned its ambassador to Pakistan and...

Air strikes kill a dozen Afghans, battle intensifies in Taliban strongholds

Taliban kill dozens of security forces in major strike in Afghanistan KANDAHAR (Afghanistan):  The Afghan military has suffered its worst loss of the year in...

Pakistan becomes signatory to TAPI pipeline’s host government agreement

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Turkmenistan inked agreement on the Turkmenistan Afghanistan Pakistan India (TAPI) Gas Pipeline network here on Tuesday. The agreement was signed by the...

Turkmen, German foreign ministers reach Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas arrived in Islamabad on Tuesday where he was welcomed by high ranking officials of the foreign office. The German...

US want to give India a bigger role in Afghanistan: Qureshi

MULTAN: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that the US want to give India an enhanced role in Afghanistan and it considers India...