A suicide bombing at a wedding party in Kabul claimed by a local Islamic State affiliate has renewed fears about the growing threat posed by its thousands of fighters, as well as their ability to plot global attacks from a stronghold in the forbidding mountains of northeastern Afghanistan.
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The United States and the Taliban have resolved differences in peace talks over the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan and guarantees from the insurgents that they will cut ties with other extremist groups, a Taliban official said Tuesday.
US special envoy on Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad on Tuesday met India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar during which the former briefed the latter on the situation in Afghanistan and both held "useful discussions".
The fifth round of China-Afghanistan-Pakistan Practical Cooperation Dialogue (CAPPCD) was held here Friday wherein the three parties reiterated their support to a political settlement of the Afghan conflict through an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned process.
A standing-room-only crowd packed a fieldhouse at the University of Wisconsin-Stout for a send-off ceremony for nearly 400 Wisconsin Army National Guard soldiers headed for a year's deployment in Afghanistan.
At least seven militants loyal to the Taliban group were killed and eight others wounded following an ambush by security forces in the southern Helmand province on Wednesday, provincial police chief Abdul Salam Afghan said Thursday.
Iraq, Afghanistan and Turkey are appropriate markets for Iran’s copper during the sanctions time, Kourosh Shabani, the vice chairman of National Iranian Copper Association, said in an interview conducted by the news portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mine and Agriculture (ICCIMA).
The US on Tuesday said its Special Representative for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad has recognised the many important contributions India has made to Afghanistan's development in his talks with top Indian government officials during his two-day visit here.