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Only one transit cargo arrived through Lapis Lazuli Route

57 Min Ariana News Ariana News

It has been a year since the Lapis Lazuli Route has been inaugurated, but only one transit cargo has arrived from Afghanistan to Turkey. The private sector wants the government to provide facilities along the route. The Ministry of Commerce and Industries promises to help solve problems related to the Lapis Lazuli Route. The Lapis …

More than 20 Taliban militants killed – Herat

2 Hour Ariana News Ariana News

At least 20 of the Taliban armed men were killed and others were wounded as a result of the artillery and aerial attacks conducted by the Afghan Security Forces in Chasht and Koh-e Zoor districts of Herat province. One of the strikes in Koh-e Zoor district a prominent Taliban commander, Aqa Fazil Ahmad known as …

US-Taliban Peace Talks will be inconclusive without a ceasefire: ARG

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Afghan Presidential Office says there have not been any improvements in talks about ‘ceasefire’ and/or ‘reduction of violence’ between the US and the Taliban delegations for peace talks. Sediq Seddiqi, the presidential spokesperson, says that the Taliban should have gone to Duha with a ‘ceasefire’ strategy because the reduction of violence does not hold any …

Land grabbing, molestation, official’s inadequacy, no more tolerable: Ghani

1 Day Ariana News Ariana News

Afghan President, Ashraf Ghani instructed the relevant officials to announce the list of the public property’s grabbers and accelerate the implementation of the security plan for Kabul. Based on the presidential statement, Ashraf Ghani directed the mayor and governor of Kabul to announce the list of the public property grabbers as soon as possible, and …

World’s most powerful passports: Japan tops 2020 rankings

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The Henley Passport Index, which measures the world’s most travel-friendly passports from time to time based on data received from the International Air Transport Authority (IATA), has released its first report of the new decade. According to the report, Japan is now on top of the list. Now, a Japanese passport offers visa-free or visa-on-arrival access …

Afghan-China Transit Trade embarks through Gwadar Seaport  

16 Jan 2020 Ariana News Ariana News

Transit trade between China and Afghanistan has begun with the inauguration of Gwadar Seaport on the southern coasts of Karachi, Pakistan, and with the arrival of the first transit trade ship from China. The Embassy Pakistan in Kabul says that the commercial goods will be transited from the Gwadar Seaport to Chaman port in Kandahar, …

USA’s support of corrupt warlords ‘unintentionally’ strengthened Taliban: SIGAR

16 Jan 2020 Ariana News Ariana News

The US Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) underline that the US government has unwantedly reinforced the Taliban by backing up the corrupt warlords in Afghanistan. John Sopko, the US Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, said that to bring security, the US and its allies supported some warlords who were governing some provinces …

Russian Parliament to review Putin’s selection of new PM

Russian Parliament to review Putin’s selection of new PM

16 Jan 2020 Ariana News Ariana News

The parliament of Russia Thursday, January the 16th, will review a not-so-famous tax chief Mikhail Mishustin’s nomination as the new prime minister of Russia, recommended by Vladimir Putin. After Dmitry Medvedev resigned as Russia’s prime minister along with his whole cabinet, Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia nominated Mikhail Mishustin, Wednesday, as the new prime …