At least one soldier was killed and four others injured in clashes between security forces and insurgents in Nurgal district of eastern Kunar province early on Friday.
The government of Afghanistan offers full cooperation to the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and is ready to sign three crucial agreements, President Ashraf Ghani said during his meeting with SAARC secretary general Arjun Bahadur Thapa on Thursday.
The border between Afghanistan and Iran should be a point of economic and security cooperation, President Ashraf Ghani said during his meeting with Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli on Thursday.
Ahead of the much-anticipated Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) in Kabul on Saturday, Afghan Women’s Network (AWN) has released a position paper outlining the challenges facing women in Afghanistan.
The second open dialogue between Afghan and German policymakers to discuss future cooperation on subnational governance was held in Kabul on Wednesday.
The sixth edition of the Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA), hosted by the Afghan government, kicked off in Kabul on Thursday.
In the last of a series of three meetings to examine the role of United Nations (UN) in Afghanistan, senior officials of the Afghan government, UN, and representatives of international donor community met in Kabul on Wednesday.
Former Taliban supremo Mullah Mohammad Omar, whose death was announced by the militant group recently, was sheltered by Pakistan’s intelligence agency, according to an email received by the former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during her tenure.
After the union cabinet in September 2012 gave its nod to the electronic national identity card (e-tazkira), the government of Afghanistan expressed its readiness to replace the old paper identity card with the new and technologically-advanced identity card.
Afghanistan has taken umbrage to the statement of Pakistani prime minister’s national security and foreign affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz that the Haqqani Network is now operating out of Afghanistan.