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UNAMA Welcomes Gov’t’s Call for ‘Unconditional’ Peace Talks with Taliban

The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has welcomed the Afghan government’s renewed call for “unconditional” peace talks with the Taliban at Kabul Process II conference in capital Kabul on Wednesday. “Together with the 25 countries and international organizations participating in the second Kabul Process conference, the UN Mission strongly supports …

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UN Mediation to End ARG-Jamiat Rifts Fails

Sources say that the United Nations mediation to resolve the differences between Jamiat-e-Islami Party of Afghanistan and central government over the dismissal of Balkh governor has failed. After a two week delay, the Presidential Palace and Jamiat Party resumed their negotiations on Tuesday, but the talks ended with no result. …

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AIHRC Urges ICC Probe into Human Rights Violations

Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) has urged the International Criminal Court (ICC) to launch an investigation into human rights violations in Afghanistan. Addressing a gathering on Wednesday that also included top government officials, the head of AIHRC, Sima Samar said that considering the ongoing situation in Afghanistan, the country’s …

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UNAMA Condemns Herat Mosque Attack

The Office of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has condemned last night’s attack at the Jawadia Mosque in Herat which killed at least 31 civilians, including two children, and injured more than 60 others. Two attackers entered a mosque during the evening prayer time when at least 300 worshipers …

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