The death toll from the novel coronavirus reached over 120,000 in the United States, according to a Reuters tally on Monday, as new cases spike in several states.
Afghanistan hopes the two regional and global powers resolve their differences through dialogue and based on good neighbourly relations.
Moscow reacted to President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani’s latest order to the Afghan forces in which he ordered the national defense and security forces to resume offensive operations against the militants, including Taliban.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that India shall do everything possible to help humanity’s fight against the COVID-19.
The Taliban, which is in a fragile peace negotiation with the government of President Ashraf Ghani, has denied any role in the attack.
Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said the future of the pandemic was unknown and hence it is more difficult to assess the damage the virus is going to cause.
Pakistan closed its borders with Iran and Afghanistan on Monday for two weeks amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Prime Minister of Pakistan while congratulating Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani on his re-election on Monday said that he looks forward to work with him.
Qureshi said that Pakistan neither desires any security role of India in Afghanistan nor wants presence of militant organisations Al-Qaeda and the ISIS in the landlocked country
Iran is urging the U.S. to withdraw troops from neighboring Afghanistan after the United States and the Taliban announced a tentative ceasefire ahead of a peace deal expected to be signed next week.