- NATO envoy confer on peace, support to Afghan forces
- The White House said that the US President Joe Biden is committed to bring the Afghan conflict to a responsible end and consult troop withdrawal with the US partners around the world.
- After European Union (EU), the UK Embassy to Kabul has pushed for the urgent need and establishment of the High Council of National Reconciliation (HCNR), citing it vital to provide directions for the Afghan peace negotiations.
- The Afghan negotiating sides in Doha have agreed in principle on the procedural rules for intra-Afghan talks following nearly three months of controversies holding back progress.
- The project, once producing thousands of tons of crops, was launched by the Soviet Union in 1967 during the leadership of King Mohammad Zahir Shah but ceased operating after the civil war broke out in Afghanistan during the 1990’s.
- Project also known as Band Sardeh Project, the country’s major agricultural scheme in southern Ghazni province, is one of the many other infrastructural facilities affected by conflicts while most parts of the land it covered are grabbed by strongmen and local people.
- The US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad has extolled the recent agreement between Afghanistan and Pakistan on a shared vision for bilateral relations and regional stability.
- Reports suggest progress is made on the procedural issues obstructing the intra-Afghan talks in Doha for more than two months.
- 10 April 2021
KABUL: Afghan foreign minister and NATO’s Senior Civilian Representative for Afghanistan discussed the Afghan peace process and the organization’s continued support to Afghan forces, a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
- 8 April 2021
KABUL: Afghan Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar and Pakistani ambassador to Kabul have discussed bilateral cooperation and boosting efforts for the Afghan peace process, a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
- 7 April 2021
KABUL: The Taliban, according to the National Directorate of Security Chief Ahmad Zia Saraj, have no intention of laying down weapons or seeking peace and are planning to escalate the conflict across the region.
- 6 April 2021
Kabul: Afghan Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar on Monday discussed bilateral ties and the upcoming Turkey Summit on Afghan peace with the Chinese envoy to Kabul, a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
- 6 April 2021
KABUL: The Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has shared a three-phase peace roadmap with representatives of NATO, United Nations, European Union and neighbouring countries as well as Muslim nations.
- 5 April 2021
KABUL: Mohammad Sarwar Danesh, the second Afghan vice-president on Sunday, said that holding elections is a core element of a democratic government, and the Afghan leaders were ready for an early vote to facilitate peace in the country.
- 4 April 2021
KABUL: National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Sunday said that the Taliban have no intention to lay down arms and embrace peace as the insurgent group was preparing to intensify violence across the country.
- 4 April 2021
KABUL: National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib has said that President Ashraf Ghani will not move from his position by “any political pressure” until an agreement is reached to bring a real peace to Afghanistan.
- 3 April 2021
KABUL: Agenda and date for the forthcoming Istanbul Summit on Afghan peace are not finalized, said Afghan National Security Advisor, Hamdullah Mohib in a press conference in Kabul on Saturday.
- 31 March 2021
KABUL: After long rejecting an interim government’s establishment, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, at a regional conference on Tuesday, implied to consent to a proposed transitional government.