Tag: afghanistan

Afghanistan power transition without negotiation, in non-inclusive manner: India at UN

India on Thursday said that the transition of power in Afghanistan has been without negotiation and in a non-inclusive manner, raising questions on its acceptability....

taliban: Top Pakistan diplomat details Taliban plan

Be realistic. Show patience. Engage. And above all, don’t isolate. Those are the pillars of an approach emerging in Pakistan to deal with the fledgling...

Army Chief General MM Naravane says forces ready to meet any security challenge

The Indian Army is continuously monitoring the situation in the country’s neighbourhood and is ready to meet any security challenge that comes its way, Army...

View: Can Taliban tame ETIM, checkmate ISIS-K and ensure China’s security?

Till 24 hours before the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan on August 31, Chinese authorities were rebuking Americans for their mishandling of the situation...

Over 1,000 await flight clearance to leave Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif

About 1,000 people, including Americans, have been stuck in Afghanistan for days awaiting clearance for their charter flights to leave, an organizer told Reuters, blaming...

taliban: Boom time for Afghan arms dealers in Taliban heartland

The Taliban takeover may have plunged Afghanistan into uncertainty and economic pain, but arms dealer Khan Mohammad is making the most of it. Sandwiched between...

taliban: Taliban say they have entered capital of holdout Afghan region

The Taliban said on Sunday their forces had fought their way into the provincial capital of Panjshir, the valley where opposition forces have been holding...

Taliban takeover: Legacy pharma firm which sold ‘Swadeshi’ dysentery drug to Afghans waits and watches after Taliban takeover

Satarupa Mukherjee, director of the 85-year-old East India Pharmaceuticals, is a worried businesswoman as she digests the impact of the Taliban‘s takeover of Afghanistan. Her...

taliban: View: Europe doesn’t want to fight America’s battles anymore

To listen to the debate in Europe over the chaotic retreat of United States troops from Afghanistan is to be struck by what a huge...

Hunted by the men they jailed, Afghanistan’s women judges seek escape

Afghanistan’s 250 women judges fear for their lives, with men they once jailed now freed by the victorious Taliban to hunt them down. While some...

Scientists in Danger in Afghanistan, Their Research in Jeopardy

Sept. 3, 2021 — Scientific research is becoming one of the casualties as the Taliban again take control of Afghanistan, say experts who have...

afghanistan: China trying to take over Bagram air force base, use Pakistan against India: Nikki Haley

The US needs to closely watch China as it might try to take over the Bagram air force base in Afghanistan following the Taliban‘s takeover...

taliban: Five challenges for the Taliban in Afghanistan

The Taliban have won the war — now they have to govern Afghanistan. The transition presents an enormous test for the Islamists in a desperately...

UNSC: Under India’s Presidency, UNSC adopts strong resolution on Afghanistan, China, Russia abstain

The UN Security Council, under India‘s Presidency, adopted a strong resolution demanding that territory of Afghanistan not be used to threaten any country or shelter...

Nothing to worry about fallout of Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan in Kashmir: Army

The Army on Sunday said the security situation in the Kashmir valley is under control and there is nothing to worry about the fallout of...

Veteran Afghan strongmen to form new front for negotiating with Taliban

A band of veteran Afghan leaders, including two regional strongmen, are angling for talks with the Taliban and plan to meet within weeks to form...

ISIL-K: Foreign members of ISIL-K, al-Qaida entered Afghanistan via Pakistan: UN report

Almost all foreign members of ISIL-K and al-Qaida have entered Afghanistan via Pakistan and the leaders of these outfits along with those of the Taliban...

US braces for more ISIS attacks after 85 killed in Kabul airport carnage

U.S. forces helping to evacuate Afghans desperate to flee Taliban rule braced for more attacks on Friday after an Islamic State suicide bomber killed 85...

India engaged with important stakeholders on Afghanistan situation: Shringla at all-party meet

India is engaged with important stakeholders and regional countries on the Afghan crisis and is adopting a “wait and watch” approach to see whether the...

pakistan afghanistan: The real winner of the Afghan war is not Taliban, it’s Pakistan

Just days after the Taliban took Kabul, their flag was flying high above a central mosque in Pakistan’s capital. It was an in-your-face gesture intended...

Afghanistan: Safe passage out of Afghanistan is priority, say G7 leaders

The safe evacuation of foreigners and Afghan partners by ensuring a continuing safe passage out of Afghanistan remains the immediate priority, the leaders of the...

Afghan Woman Gives Birth on U.S. Evacuation Plane

Aug. 23, 2021 — An Afghan woman went into labor while aboard an evacuation flight that landed in Germany on Saturday U.S. airmen...

‘Please let us on the bus’: Heartbreak on Kabul airport convoy

Afghans aboard a convoy of buses that was given a Taliban escort to Kabul’s airport spoke Sunday of the heartbreak of driving past huge crowds...

taliban: All achievements of last 20 years lost; painful to leave country: Afghan lawmaker

All achievements of the last 20 years in Afghanistan have been lost. Nothing is left. It’s zero now,” said Afghan lawmaker Narender Singh Khalsa soon...

Taliban: How the US exit from Afghanistan unraveled, miscue by miscue

The nation’s top national security officials assembled at the Pentagon early on April 24 for a secret meeting to plan the final withdrawal of U.S....