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Taliban attack Afghan city of Kunduz

Kunduz: Taliban insurgents on Saturday launched a multi-pronged attack on Kunduz, a strategically important city in northern Afghanistan that has come under frequent assault since 2015.

General Bajwa, Afghan envoy discuss peace process

RAWALPINDI: Afghanistan's ambassador to Islamabad Shakirullah Atif Mishal called on Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa on Friday, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations. The meeting took place at the General…

Afghanistan feels impact of Iran’s economic isolation

KABUL: His job at a grocery store in the central Iranian city of Isfahan brought in about 280 dollars a month, enough to support his family. But the Iranian rial took a dive last year and his employer cut his wages to less than 100 dollars…

Mullah Baradar to lead Taliban in talks with US

A co-founder of the Taliban was appointed as the leader of its political office in Qatar on Thursday to strengthen its hand in peace talks with the United States as they try to establish a mechanism to end the 17-year Afghan war.