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Editorial: Peace, not an illusion

Editorial: Peace, not an illusion

1 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

Acclamation, gratification and covenants followed a momentous cease-fire declaration by diplomacy wonks; a desperate reconciliation attempt to end a grilling insurgency sprawling across the ravaged land. In fact,... The post Editorial: Peace, not an illusion appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Afghanistan edging towards crisis irrespective of election

Afghanistan edging towards crisis irrespective of election

1 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: Pundits and commentators have taken umbrage at ongoing perplexing and negative circumstances in Afghanistan and confided in a periodical session of the Rana Think Tank that crisis... The post Afghanistan edging towards crisis irrespective of election appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Anger flares as fighting resumes

Anger flares as fighting resumes

1 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: Former president Hamid Karzai has taken umbrage at resumption of fighting between government forces and Taliban militants, a few days after a historic ceasefire ended. He extended... The post Anger flares as fighting resumes appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Kabul, Tashkent discuss broadening of ties

Kabul, Tashkent discuss broadening of ties

1 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: The National Security Advisor Haneef Atmar in a visit to Uzbekistan discussed key bilateral issues, including that of economic and peace cooperation with the neighboring country’s security... The post Kabul, Tashkent discuss broadening of ties appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Regional meeting on counter-terrorism held in Tashkent

Regional meeting on counter-terrorism held in Tashkent

1 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: Attended by representatives from Russia and the Central Asia Countries, including Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, National Security Advisor Haneef Atmar participated in a security meeting on... The post Regional meeting on counter-terrorism held in Tashkent appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Kabul agog amid Saudi cleric war verdict

Kabul agog amid Saudi cleric war verdict

2 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: Afghan government welcomed the statements by the two holy mosques’ imam who has said that the victims of all explosions, bombardments and suicide attacks in Afghanistan are... The post Kabul agog amid Saudi cleric war verdict appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Steps taken to criminalize drug trade: Mohib

Steps taken to criminalize drug trade: Mohib

2 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: As many as 600 drugs traffickers have been arrested, 155 laboratories destroyed, 12 storage units destroyed and poppy crop on 4,865 hectares of land eradicated... The post Steps taken to criminalize drug trade: Mohib appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Chabahar port to be completed by 2019: India

Chabahar port to be completed by 2019: India

2 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: In defiance of fresh US sanctions on Iran, India says the strategic Chabahar port in southeastern Iran will be made operational by the end of... The post Chabahar port to be completed by 2019: India appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Peace quest with Taliban has dark sides; MPs

Peace quest with Taliban has dark sides; MPs

2 Hour Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: The members of parliament say they would not accept the government’s peace process with the Taliban, saying it has “dark sides”, at a time that all attentions... The post Peace quest with Taliban has dark sides; MPs appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Editorial: Daesh brutality

Editorial: Daesh brutality

21 Jun 2018 Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

The surprised spillover of Daesh (IS) extremist groups to Afghanistan years ago, is still a big question. It is a foreign terrorist group, and it’s made-up to the... The post Editorial: Daesh brutality appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

33 insurgents killed in raids

33 insurgents killed in raids

21 Jun 2018 Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: At least 33 militants have been killed and three others received injures in multiple extensive military crackdowns carried out by the Afghan security forces across the country... The post 33 insurgents killed in raids appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Religious scholars ask Taliban to extend ceasefire

Religious scholars ask Taliban to extend ceasefire

20 Jun 2018 Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: Some religious scholars called on the Taliban militants to extend ceasefire after the group ended the three-day long ceasefire it had declared for the days of the... The post Religious scholars ask Taliban to extend ceasefire appeared first on Afghanistan Times.

Peace convoy calls on Taliban to extend ceasefire

Peace convoy calls on Taliban to extend ceasefire

20 Jun 2018 Afghanistan Times Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL: The members of the peace convoy who has came from Helmand province on foot to Kabul, asked the Taliban to accept the government’s request for ceasefire extension... The post Peace convoy calls on Taliban to extend ceasefire appeared first on Afghanistan Times.