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A U.S.-backed Afghan peace meeting was postponed as Taliban balk a conference that Washington expected would move Afghanistan's warring sides to a final peace agreement has been postponed, as fresh violence rattles the Afghan capital, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. (File Photo / AP)

US-backed Afghan peace talks in Turkey postponed after Taliban no-show

AP |
PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 03:11 PM IST
Taliban crisis: No new date was given for the US-backed peace conference, which was to have started on Saturday under the sponsorship of the United Nations, Turkey and Qatar.
US envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad (C) and US Army General Scott Miller, commander of NATO's Resolute Support Mission and United States Forces, Afghanistan, attend Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani's inauguration as president, in Kabul, Afghanistan in this file picture from 2020.(Reuters)
US envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad (C) and US Army General Scott Miller, commander of NATO's Resolute Support Mission and United States Forces, Afghanistan, attend Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani's inauguration as president, in Kabul, Afghanistan in this file picture from 2020.(Reuters)

US-Taliban talks: India concerned as Pak wishes Taliban to lead Afghanistan govt

ANI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 10:35 AM IST
The resumption of dialogue with the Taliban under Joe Biden clearly shows that the US is continuing its Afghan policy on the lines of Donald Trump's administration.
Taliban delegates speak during talks between the Afghan government and Taliban insurgents in Doha, Qatar.(REUTERS)
Taliban delegates speak during talks between the Afghan government and Taliban insurgents in Doha, Qatar.(REUTERS)

US-Taliban agreement has no element of peace says Haqqani

PTI | , Washington
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2021 08:19 AM IST
The Taliban were made to commit to only one thing, that they would enter intra-Afghan talks, not that they would agree to peace,” Husain Haqqani, the former Pakistani Ambassador to the US, said on Friday
The US Pentagon announced in mid-January that the US military has met its goal of reducing the number of troops in Afghanistan.(AP file photo)
The US Pentagon announced in mid-January that the US military has met its goal of reducing the number of troops in Afghanistan.(AP file photo)

Afghan negotiating team warns Taliban to resume talks

PTI | , Kabul
PUBLISHED ON JAN 31, 2021 06:30 PM IST
The Afghan peace negotiating team praised President Biden's administration for its decision to review the US-Taliban peace deal.
Joe Biden's nominee for national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, told CNN that the new administration would support “diplomacy” with the Taliban.(Reuters)
Joe Biden's nominee for national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, told CNN that the new administration would support “diplomacy” with the Taliban.(Reuters)

Taliban calls Joe Biden to honor deal to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan

Bloomberg |
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2021 12:34 PM IST
“Steps must now be taken to end the war, not to prolong it, and the agreement was made for the purpose,” Mohammad Naeem, a senior spokesman in the Taliban’s political office in Doha, said.
Afghan residents walk near destroyed houses after a Taliban attack in Ghazni on August 16, 2018.(AFP)
Afghan residents walk near destroyed houses after a Taliban attack in Ghazni on August 16, 2018.(AFP)

The US-Taliban talks should not worry India

By Shakti Sinha
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2018 02:46 PM IST
In the meantime, Delhi should do nothing that would allow Islamabad to blame it in case things go wrong.
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