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To execute development goals cohesive efforts needed

During a meeting of sustainable development goals’ executive committee, Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah said that the ministries should soon finalize their sustainable development goals and specifications.

18 killed as Taleban strike near historic Afghan minaret

Taleban fighters have stormed several security posts providing protection to Afghanistan’s historic minaret of Jam, cutting access to the Unesco World Heritage Site and killing 18 security forces, officials said on Wednesday (May 29).

Taliban rejects calls for ceasefire

A group of Afghan politicians led by former President Hamid Karzai and a 14-member Taliban team led by the co-founder of the group Abdul Ghani Baradar sat for the second day in Moscow to discuss the Afghan peace, but behind the closed doors.

Occupation’ must end for Afghan peace

Taliban is “really committed to peace, but think the obstacle for peace should be removed first,” Taliban co-founder and political leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar says in a rare televised appearance at the start of the two-day meeting in Moscow.

Taliban wants peace

Afghan politicians led by former President Hamid Karzai and Taliban delegation led by the deputy leader of the group Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar on Tuesday attended a ceremony in Moscow to mark the 100th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Afghanistan and Russia.

Afghan Wolesi Jirga shuts down

Afghanistan’s House of Representatives (Wolesi Jirga) shuts down till the end of Eid ul-Fitr holidays without reaching a conclusion over the house speaker, the Wolesi Jirga said in a statement.