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Russia Calls Ghani’s Paktia Remarks ‘Unacceptable’

Russia calls President Ashraf Ghani’s accusations of Moscow supporting the Taliban insurgents as “unacceptable”. “We have taken note of reports in some Afghan media of statements regarding Russia’s “support” for the Taliban movement by President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai during his recent trip to Paktia …

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U.S. Wants to Cooperate with Russia on Afghanistan: Kabulov

Russia’s Special Representative for Kabul says Washington wants to cooperate with Moscow on Afghanistan, following a meeting with his U.S. counterpart in New York.   Alice Wells, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, expressed Washington’s “willingness to cooperate with us on Afghanistan, while realizing that the area of cooperation is …

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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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Afghan Jahadi Leader Warns Russia, NUG Leaders

Former Jahadi leader Ustad Abdul Rab Rasul Sayyaf on Monday warned Moscow to avoid any interference in Afghanistan’s affairs and urged NUG leaders to reconsider the government situation. Speaking during a gathering to mark the Mujahideen Victory Day, Sayyaf delivered a message to Russia not to interfere in Afghanistan and …

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Karzai Meets with Russian Foreign Minister in Moscow

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Moscow on Tuesday. Currently, Karzai is in Russia for the fifth Moscow Conference on International Security. In his meeting with Lavrov, he discussed Afghanistan’s situation and thanked Moscow’s efforts in encouraging the Taliban to join peace talks …

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