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China Peace Conference Likely to Be Cancelled

The long-awaited intra-Afghan peace conference between the Taliban and prominent politicians including Afghan government which was set to be held in China might be cancelled, a source close to the Taliban insurgent group said on Tuesday. Abdul Salaam Zaeef, a former Taliban official, told Ariana News that Taliban has showed …

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US Resumes Secret Talks with Taliban in Qatar

The U.S. Special Envoy for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad has held secret meetings with the Taliban representatives in Qatar, a source close to Taliban said on Saturday. According to the source, the secret talks aims to pave the way for the resumption of officials talks between the two sides to …

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Intra-Afghan Meeting in China Delays Again

The intra-Afghan meeting between politicians, Taliban and Afghan government representatives in Beijing, the capital of China, has delayed once again. Afghan politicians, who are invited to the meeting, on Monday told Ariana News that the conference was expected to be held on 21st and 22nd of November this week, but …

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Afghan Politicians Urge Intensified Peace Efforts

A number of Afghan politicians believe that efforts of the U.S. Special Envoy for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad is moving very slow. Ambassador Khalilzad is in Kabul since early this week. He has met with Afghan leaders and prominent politicians including former President Hamid Karzai, former national security advisor Hanif …

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Khalilzad, Abdullah Discuss Peace Efforts, Election

The U.S. Special Envoy for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad met with Afghanistan’s Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday. Former Foreign Minister and Head of Jamiat-e-Islami Political Party Salahuddin Rabbani, Deputy Assistant to U.S. President Donald Trump Lisa Curtis and U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan John Bass were also present during the …

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