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Two Taliban suicide bombings in Afghanistan kill dozens

17 Sep 2019 CGTN America CGTN America

Dozens of people were killed in Afghanistan in two suicide bombings claimed by the Taliban. The first blew up at a presidential election rally - killing at least 26 people. A second - at an army base in Kabul - killed at least 22, including civilians. The post Two Taliban suicide bombings in Afghanistan kill dozens appeared first on CGTN America.

America remembers the 9/11 terror attacks

11 Sep 2019 CGTN America CGTN America

At Ground Zero in lower Manhattan six single tolling bells ring out and the names of the dead are read aloud under a canopy of hundreds of Swamp White Oak trees.   The post America remembers the 9/11 terror attacks appeared first on CGTN America.

US President Trump scraps surprise meeting with Taliban at Camp David

09 Sep 2019 CGTN America CGTN America

Al Qaeda and its leader Osama Bin Laden used Taliban-controlled Afghanistan to launch attacks against the U.S. on September 11, 2001. The U.S. went to war with the Taliban, but nearly 18 years later the conflict has morphed into a grinding military stalemate. The post US President Trump scraps surprise meeting with Taliban at Camp David appeared first on CGTN America.

The Heat: Afghanistan peace process

21 Aug 2019 CGTN America CGTN America

The U.S. and Taliban back at the negotiating table for a ninth round of talks. Can the two sides achieve a diplomatic breakthrough or does peace in Afghanistan remain an illusion? The post The Heat: Afghanistan peace process appeared first on CGTN America.

Trump and Khan discuss Afghan war at White House meeting

22 Jul 2019 CGTN America CGTN America

The U.S. president welcomes Pakistan's PM for meeting on the Afghanistan war and other issues. This after a strain in ties softened by Islamabad's effort to foster talks with Afghan Taliban. The post Trump and Khan discuss Afghan war at White House meeting appeared first on CGTN America.

Rebuilding Darulaman Palace with new generation of Afghans

03 Jun 2019 CGTN America CGTN America

In a way, the restoration of Kabul's Darulaman Palace represents not only a step toward healing, and perhaps one toward peace and a real sign of change. The working conditions aren't ideal. The building has been a long-term wreck. The post Rebuilding Darulaman Palace with new generation of Afghans appeared first on CGTN America.