Tag Archives: Afghans

Doha accord, end, decades, war, suffering, Afghans, PM Imran Khan

Doha accord to end decades of war, suffering of Afghan people: PM Imran Kha...

02 February, 2020 8:30 pm 8:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the Doha accord signed between the United States and the Taliban is the start of a peace and reconciliation process to end decades of war and suffering of the Afghan people. Responding to the historic peace deal on Twitter on Saturday, he said: “We … Read More

Afghans, hope, peace, US-Taliban, gear up, troop, withdrawal, deal

Afghans hope for peace as US, Taliban to ink historic troop withdrawal deal...

02 February, 2020 11:40 am 11:40 am

KABUL/DOHA (Reuters) – Millions of Afghans are anticipating that America’s longest war fought in their country will end on Saturday as US and Taliban negotiators are expected to sign a deal to allow a US troop reduction and a permanent ceasefire. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the Qatar emir and representatives of 50 countries … Read More

US, Taliban, talks, end, Afghans, agree, 'roadmap for peace'

US, Taliban talks end after rival Afghans agree on ‘roadmap for peace...

07 July, 2019 9:20 pm 9:20 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – The US special envoy for peace in Afghanistan wound up on Tuesday the seventh round of talks he has held with the Taliban in Qatar, after signs of progress in efforts to end the longest war the United States has ever fought. The US envoy, Zalmay Khalilzad, met Taliban officials briefly a … Read More

Afghans, Taliban, talk, Qatar, peace, war, rages, home

Afghans, Taliban talk in Qatar about peace as war rages at home

07 July, 2019 11:53 pm 11:53 pm

KABUL/DOHA (Reuters) – Wary representatives of Afghan society met Taliban officials in Qatar on Monday for a second day of talks, with bloody insurgent attacks back home casting a pall over efforts to end Afghanistan’s years of war. The Taliban on Sunday detonated a car bomb outside a government security compound in central Afghanistan killing … Read More

No benefit of sitting with govt if demands not accepted: Akhtar Mengal

10 October, 2018 10:40 pm 10:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – BNP-M chief Sardar Akhtar Mengal has said that there is no benefit of sitting with the government if their demands were not accepted. He was speaking in 92 News Program ‘Breaking Views with Malick’ on Saturday. The BNP-M chief said that they could vote against the government in the wake of … Read More