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Indonesian FM to Visit Kabul, Discuss About Afghan Peace Talks

Indonesia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi will arrive in Kabul on Monday (Nov. 6) to discuss with government officials the Afghan peace and reconciliation process. She is expected to visit Afghanistan and reiterate Jakarta’s support for peace efforts, the Indonesia’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Armanata Nasir said. Adding that  the Indonesian government is …

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HPC Urges Relocation of Taliban’s Qatar Office

Officials in the Afghanistan’s High Peace Council (AHPC) urged on Tuesday the government to close Taliban’s office in Doha, the capital of Qatar. “After the allegations against Qatar, the National Unity Government should reconsider about Taliban’s office in Qatar,” Abdul Khabir Oqchon Deputy Head of AHPC said. Oqchon added that …

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BRICS Voices Concern Over Violence Caused by Terror Groups in Afghanistan

BRICS nations have expressed concern over the security situation in the region including Afghanistan and violence caused by terror groups like Taliban, Haqqani Network, Daesh and Pakistan-based LeT and JeM. In a declaration, BRICS (Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa) called upon all nations to adopt a comprehensive approach in combating terrorism, including countering …

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Afghanistan, Pakistan Agree to Resume QCG Meetings

The government of Afghanistan and Pakistan have agreed to assign working teams to implement the Quadrilateral Coordination Group (QCG) mechanisms against terrorist groups in their respective territories. A statement released by the Afghan Presidential palace on Saturday said the first meeting will be hosted in Kabul followed up by Islamabad. …

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Hekmatyar Arrives in Kabul after 21 Years

Gulbudin Hekmatyar, the leader of Hizb-e-Islami arrived in Kabul on Thursday after about 21 years in hideouts with hundreds of armed men. President Ashraf Ghani welcomed Hekmatyar and delivered a speech at a ceremony in the presidential palace after Hekmatyar arrived in Kabul on Thursday. Hekmatyar signed a peace deal …

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