U.S. Seeks to Mitigate Risk, Learn Ground Truth in Afghanistan

Taliban reconciliation with the Afghan government is at the core of the peace program in Afghanistan, but it will be a difficult path to tread, the spokesman for NATO’s Resolute Support mission and the U.S. Operation Freedom’s Sentinel said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE U.S. Seeks…

Afghanistan TERRORIST and Osama Bin Laden friend Jalaluddin Haqqani has DIED – DAILY NEWS

Afghanistan TERRORIST and Osama Bin Laden friend Jalaluddin Haqqani has DIED THE AFGHANISTAN Taliban have announced the death of Jalaluddin Haqqani, the leader of one of the most dangerous terrorist factions fighting US-led Nato forces in Afghanistan, the SITE monitoring group said on Tuesday. Original…

Pakistan back stabbed US in Afghanistan Veteran Army Colonel

Pakistan has been playing a dubious role in Afghanistan while dealing with the Taliban and other terror outfits, alleged a veteran United States army colonel, Lawrence Sellin. Sellin, who has served in Afghanistan, northern Iraq and a humanitarian mission of West Africa, wrote in The…

Taliban head to MOSCOW for groundbreaking PEACE TALKS as violence in Afghanistan SURGES – DAILY NEWS

Taliban head to MOSCOW for groundbreaking PEACE TALKS as violence in Afghanistan SURGES THE TALIBAN terror group, which used to govern Afghanistan before the 9/11 attacks, is due to attend major peace talks on the future of Afghanistan in Moscow, but the US will not…

Mattis Says Taliban Under Increasing Pressure to Reconcile

The president’s South Asia Strategy is working in Afghanistan and pressure is increasing on the Taliban to enter reconciliation discussions, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis Says Taliban Under Increasing Pressure to Reconcile

PAK SCAN U S BILL DOWNPLAYS INDIA’S ROLE IN AFGHANISTAN

Keen to jump-start peace talks with the Taliban, the US Congress has avoided highlighting India’s role in Afghanistan in a bill that otherwise underlines Washington’s desire to build a strong military partnership with India. The John S McCain National Defence Authorisation Act (NDAA) for the…

India to build another dam in Afghanistan despite Taliban Threat

Despite the growing threat from the Taliban, India has decided to assist Afghanistan in building another key project, the Shahtoot Dam, that will provide drinking and irrigation water to the residents of Kabul. Informed sources said work on the World Bank-funded project could start as…

Afghan Air Force Growth Pays Off in Fight Against Taliban, Official Sa

The Afghan air force has grown in capacity and proficiency as it continues to successfully target the Taliban across Afghanistan, the deputy air commander of NATO’s Resolute Support mission told Pentagon reporters. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Afghan Air Force Growth Pays Off in Fight Against…

Pak Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah killed in US drone strike

… and Afghan Taliban. Confirming the drone strike, Lieutenant Colonel Martin O … Pakistani surgeon who had helped CIA in tracking down Al … Kabul. Ahead of the American drone strike, Pakistan army chief … killing of Hakimullah in a drone strike in North Waziristan…

Pakistan has fundamental responsibility to address use of territory for terrorism US president’s De

Pakistan has a “fundamental responsibility” to address the use of its territory by malign actors like the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani network, a senior White House official has said. Lisa Curtis, the Deputy Assistant to the US president and Senior Director for South and…