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Ghani, Bajwa Discuss Peace Process on Phone

Ghani, Bajwa Discuss Peace Process on Phone

KABUL – President Ashraf Ghani and Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday spoke over the telephone and discussed peace process, presidential palace said in a statement. Gen. Bajwa congratulated Ashraf Ghani on his re-election and for the formation of an inclusive team for the intra-Afghan dialogue, the …

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Exchange of Prisoners Postponed For the Third Time

Exchange of Prisoners Postponed For the Third Time

KABUL – Exchange of prisoners between the Afghan officials and Taliban has been postponed for the third time, local media said in a report. “Taliban prisoners release process planned for Thursday has been postponed and the course may kick off on Saturday,” TOLO News said in a report on Thursday. The report …

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China-Aided Medical Supplies for COVID-19 Reaches Afghanistan

China-Aided Medical Supplies for COVID-19 Reaches Afghanistan

KABUL – Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan Wang Yu, in a ceremony on Thursday, handed over the first batch of China-aided medical supplies to Afghanistan and said China stands together with Afghan people to fight the novel coronavirus. “On behalf of Chinese government, I’m handing over the much-needed medical assistance to …

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Taliban Ready for Cease-fire in Virus-hit Areas

Taliban Ready for Cease-fire in Virus-hit Areas

KABUL – Taliban, on Wednesday, said that they were ready to declare a cease-fire in areas of Afghanistan under their control if the areas are hit by coronavirus outbreak. The announcement follows a UN Security Council statement Tuesday urging Afghanistan’s warring parties to heed the UN secretary-general’s call for an …

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Afghan Officials, Taliban Meet in Kabul

afghan officials Taliban meet in Kabul

KABUL – The National Security Council (NSC) of Afghanistan in a tweet said that a technical committee of the Peace Initial Contact Group (PICG) hosted a Taliban technical delegation in Kabul yesterday to “hold in-person discussion on matters related to prisoners release.” “The PICG technical committee and the Taliban delegation …

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