Tag Archives: Taliban Afghanistan

Bringing Taliban, Afghan government to negotiations table corporate responsibility of all stake holders: FO

Islamabad: Pakistan supports reconciliatory efforts for peace in Afghanistan and it is obligation of all stake holders to bring Afghan Taliban and Afghan government to negotiation table. “Pakistan supports all the steps in connection with reconciliation process in its neighbouring country Afghanistan. However all stake holders should play their role …

Read More »

Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban for Eid

Kabul: Afghanistan announced Thursday an apparently unilateral ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid, the holiday that caps off Ramadan, though operations against other groups including Islamic State will continue. The week-long ceasefire, which was backed by the US and would bring some welcome relief to war-weary civilians, will last “from …

Read More »

Khawaja Asif calls Afghan Taliban a ‘political force’

Islamabad: Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Thursday said that negotiations between the Afghan government and Afghan Taliban would be a dialogue between two “political forces”, which Islamabad would support. The Minister expressed these views while addressing a seminar on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). He reiterated that there is no …

Read More »