Afghanistan

No date set for arrival of Taliban delegation

By The Frontier Post | March 30, 2020

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The date for the arrival of a Taliban delegation to monitor the release of the Taliban prisoners is still unclear, the Office of National Security Council (ONSC) said. Jawed Faisal, a spokesman for the ONSC has said that in order to accelerate the peace process, the Taliban should avoid violence and that…

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Pompeo urges Afghan leaders to form inclusive govt

By The Frontier Post | March 30, 2020

Monitoring Desk KABUL: US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo in a tweet on Saturday said that he his “thankful to his Afghan counterparts for preparing an inclusive negotiating team for intra-Afghan negotiations,” and urged them to also form an inclusive government. “I also applaud your commitment to begin releasing prisoners and your commendable effort to…

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Taliban attack Afghanistan amid growing Coronavirus threat

By The Frontier Post | March 30, 2020

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The Taliban on Saturday attacked several provinces in northern Afghanistan, overrunning large parts of one district even as American diplomats expressed optimism that a peace process stalled over the release of prisoners was getting back on track. The insurgents launched major assaults in three northern province — in Kunduz, whose capital was…

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