Tag: Taliban

US wants to ensure Afghanistan is not used as safe heaven for terrorists: Shanahan tells Prez Ghani

The Trump administration wants to ensure that Afghanistan is never used as a safe haven for terrorists, Acting US

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The Elusive Afghan Peace and India’s Way Forward

President Donald Trump’s intent to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan, reiterated in his State of the Union address, has

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To gain leverage in peace talks US steps up airstrikes on Taliban

Washington has stepped up its airstrikes and raids targeting Taliban leadership and militants in Afghanistan in a bid to

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Afghan official: Taliban hit army base, kill 26 troops

The Taliban launched a pre-dawn attack on an army base in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing 26 members of

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US-Taliban talks put India in tight spot

With the US and Taliban making “significant” progress in their talks in Doha, India’s own position on the Taliban is coming

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US signals military pullout from Afghanistan after talks with Taliban

A senior US government official, speaking after six days of U.S. peace talks with Afghan Taliban militants, said on

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Afghan president calls on Taliban to for ‘serious’ dialogue

Afghan president Ashraf Ghani called on the Taliban to "enter serious talks" with the government in Kabul on Monday,

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Afghan officials: Taliban hit army, police center in east

Afghan officials say the Taliban have launched a coordinated assault on a military base that also serves as a police training

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US tells Taliban it must talk to Afghan government

The US envoy in Afghanistan said January 16 that a peaceful end to the 17-year conflict requires the Taliban

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Taliban threaten to end talks with US on ending Afghan war

The Taliban issued a statement Tuesday threatening to end contact with the US even as Washington's peace envoy makes

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