Tag Archives: Kabul

Foreign secretary in Kabul for bilateral talks

Kabul: Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has reached Kabul for delegation level talks between Pakistan and Afghanistan. According to Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, the talks are being held under Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity. According to media source Afghan government is considering new Eid- ceasefire offer to …

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Afghan peace marchers arrive in Kabul as Taliban end ceasefire

Kabul: Dozens of peace protesters arrived in Kabul on Monday after walking hundreds of kilometres across war-battered Afghanistan, as the Taliban ended an unprecedented ceasefire and resumed attacks in parts of the country. Exhausted after their 700-kilometre (430-mile) trek, most of it during the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan, the …

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Militants attack Afghan ministry with bomb, grenades and gunfire

Kabul: Gunmen armed with assault rifles and grenade launchers stormed the heavily fortified headquarters of the Afghan interior ministry on Wednesday, battling security forces for more than two hours in the latest attack on the capital Kabul. A car bomb was detonated at the entrance of the ministry to launch …

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Pakistan condemns twin suicide attacks in Kabul

Islamabad: Pakistan has strongly condemned the twin suicide attacks in Kabul on Monday morning, killing and injuring scores of innocent people. According to the statement issued to press here, the Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal said that Pakistan is distressed and grieved at the loss of precious human lives. …

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Twin Kabul suicide blasts kill at least 25, including journalists

Kabul: At least 25 people were killed, including four journalists among them the  Agence France-Presse chief photographer Shah Marai. when two suicide blasts ripped through Kabul on Monday, the health ministry and AFP have confirmed. Ministry spokesman Wahid Majroh told Afghanistan´s largest private TV channel Tolo news that at least …

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