Afghan govt to release Taliban leaders in exchange for 3 abducted foreigners

Afghan govt to release Taliban leaders in exchange for 3 abducted foreigners

President Ghani says three high-ranking fighters to be freed in exchange for American and Australian kidnapped in 2016
Asfandyar stresses Afghan govt inclusion in peace process

Asfandyar stresses Afghan govt inclusion in peace process

While addressing the World Peace Conference, he said that universities in DI Khan and Quetta should allocate seats for Afghan students.
Afghan Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid

Taliban says “Americans will suffer more” for cancelling talks

US President had called off a secret summit with the Taliban, abruptly slamming the door on a year of diplomacy to end America's longest war.
Afghan president postpones US trip to discuss Taliban deal

Afghan president postpones US trip to discuss Taliban deal

“It is meaningless to expect peace from a group that is still killing innocent people,” said Ashraf Ghani.

Scholars, poets pay tribute to Hamza Baba

Hamza Baba was a great Sufi in addition to author of over 40 books both in Pashto and Urdu.

Trump Hasn’t Ordered Afghan Troop Withdrawal, White House Says

In their longest-running conflict, American troops have been fighting in Afghanistan for the last 17-year with more than 2,400 Americans have so far killed while roughly 31,000 Afghan civilians have died.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi

FM Qureshi reiterates support for Afghan-led peace process

The foreign minister said that Pakistan not slowing down as the year ends and will continue efforts for regional peace and progress.

US airstrike kills senior Taliban commander in Afghanistan

A US airstrike killed senior Taliban military commander in Afghanistan, international media reported on Sunday.

Taliban kill 20 policemen in Afghan province Farah

At least 20 police officers have been killed in a Taliban ambush in Afghanistan's western Farah province, international media said quoting Afghan officials.

UNSC condemns attacks on Chinese Consulate, Orakzai

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Sunday condemned attacks on the Chinese Consulate in Karachi and in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s lower Orakzai district that killed 33 people.

One killed, two injured as students clash in Kabul University

One student was killed and two others were injured when two groups of students clashed on the Kabul University campus on Thursday.

Atif Mashal named next Afghan ambassador to Pakistan

Former chairman of Afghanistan Cricket Board Shukrullah Atif Mashal has been appointed new ambassador to Pakistan.