afghan peace talk]
Kabul | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Officials, diplomats and analysts say that although getting both sides to the negotiating table was an achievement in itself, it does not mean the path to peace will be easy.
Islamabad | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON DEC 03, 2018 05:35 PM IST
United States President Donald Trump wants to end a 17-year-old war between Afghan security forces and Taliban militants, who are fighting to drive out international forces and establish their version of strict Islamic law.
Reuters, Kabul | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2018 06:03 PM IST
Jim Mattis made the remarks during an unannounced visit to Kabul and comes weeks after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani unveiled a plan to open peace talks with the Taliban. The insurgents have so far given no formal response to Kabul’s offer.