Elders of Afghan and Kurram agency in Pakistani tribal area are to meet on Sunday to discuss border disputes and work out a joint mechanism in order to avoid future confrontation.
According to officials, Taliban insurgents abduct three IEC voter registration employees along with two policemen in Ferozkoh City, the center of Ghor province.
According to Military officials on Tuesday said, during an overnight operation the Afghan security forces have shut down one of the Taliban’s strategic supply routes in the south-east – a gravel road through Dand-e-Ptan district of Paktia province near the Durand Line.
The top US commander in Afghanistan General John Nicholson has said he would maintain relentless pressure on Taliban in order to persuade the group to take part in peace talks.
According to a presidential statement, president Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met with representatives of the different UN institutions in Kabul at Gul Khana palace on Monday.
On Saturday Wolesi Jirga members welcomed official launch of the voter registration process and asked the government to expedite national identity cards (CNICs)’s distribution.
Afghanistan’s Defense Minister Tariq Shah Bahrami met with top Indian officials including his counterpart, foreign minister, chief of staff of air force and chief of army staff during his visit to India.
A top official from Afghanistan High Peace Council has said that they will take their other options if the Taliban fail to join the peace process within the next three months.
The voter registration process is launched by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and First Lady Rula Ghani on Saturday officially and president signed up to vote in the upcoming parliamentary and district council elections.
Nearly 60 Taliban’s key faces including a number of Quetta members are ready to make peace, Kandahar police chief said.