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Taliban open to 10-day ceasefire with US, talks with Afghan government

01 January, 2020 5:11 pm 5:11 pm

KABUL/PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) – The Taliban will implement a 10-day ceasefire with US troops, a reduction in violence with Afghan forces and discussions with Afghan government officials if it reaches a deal with US negotiators in talks in Doha. If an agreement is sealed, it could revive hopes for a long-term solution to the conflict … Read More


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Afghan Taliban agree to temporary ceasefire

12 December, 2019 10:57 am 10:57 am

KABUL (Web Desk/Agencies) – The Afghan Taliban’s ruling council agreed to a temporary ceasefire in the war torn country, officials from the group told the US wire agency Associated Press (AP). However, the Afghan Taliban officials did not specify when the ceasefire would come into effect. According to the report, it is possible that the … Read More


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‘Indian ceasefire violations at LoC to divert attention from internal ana...

12 December, 2019 1:03 pm 1:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that India is resorting to continuous ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) to divert attention from its internal anarchy. Chairing the consultation meeting of former foreign secretaries in Islamabad on Friday, the foreign minister said that the fire which was erupted … Read More


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Trump makes surprise Afghanistan trip, voices hope for ceasefire

11 November, 2019 8:25 am 8:25 am

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (Reuters) – President Donald Trump made a surprise Thanksgiving visit to US troops in Afghanistan on Thursday and said he believed Taliban insurgents would agree to a ceasefire in America’s longest war. Trump’s visit was his first to Afghanistan since becoming president and came a week after a prisoner swap between Washington … Read More


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Ceasefire agreement comes between Israel, Islamic Jihad in Gaza

11 November, 2019 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

GAZA (92 News/AFP) – Gaza Strip ceasefire came between Israel and Islamic Jihad, claimed by the French news agency AFP on Thursday. Gaza Strip ceasefire came into effect early Thursday, an Egyptian source and a senior Islamic Jihad official told AFP, following a spike in violence and bloodshed in the Palestinian enclave. The ceasefire agreement … Read More


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Russian police deploy in Syria’s Kobani, Trump calls ceasefire perman...

10 October, 2019 8:43 am 8:43 am

MOSCOW/ANKARA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russian military police started to deploy on Syria’s northeast border on Wednesday under a deal with Turkey to drive out Kurdish fighters, marking Moscow’s deepening influence in the region two weeks after the United States pulled out forces. Turkey announced that its offensive against the Kurdish forces was over, and US President … Read More


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Calm reigns in northeast Syria as fragile US-Turkey ceasefire holds

10 October, 2019 3:52 pm 3:52 pm

ANKARA (Reuters) – A fragile ceasefire was holding along Turkey’s border with Syria on Saturday, two days after President Tayyip Erdogan agreed the truce to allow Kurdish forces time to pull back from Ankara’s cross-border assault. Erdogan agreed the truce during talks in Ankara on Thursday with US Vice-President Mike Pence on stemming a humanitarian … Read More


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Turkey will never ceasefire in northern Syria: Erdogan

10 October, 2019 9:33 am 9:33 am

ANKARA (92 News) – President Tayyip Erdogan told US President Donald Trump that Turkey will never declare a ceasefire in northeastern Syria and that it will not negotiate with Kurdish forces it is fighting in its offensive into the region. Turkey pressed ahead with its offensive against the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia in northern Syria … Read More


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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani renews calls for peace, demands ceasefire

09 September, 2019 10:23 pm 10:23 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani made a renewed call for peace on Monday but insisted the Taliban must observe a ceasefire, as he sought to regain a hold on the peace process following the surprise collapse of talks between the United States and the militants. Ghani’s comments, to a meeting of military leaders … Read More


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Foreign media correspondents visit LoC, briefed about Indian ceasefire viol...

08 August, 2019 8:02 pm 8:02 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – A group of foreign media correspondents in Pakistan visited the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday. In a tweet, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said that the correspondents were briefed about situation and Indian ceasefire violations, deliberately targeting civilian population. He said that the correspondents had also freely interacted with … Read More


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LoC: Indian deputy HC summoned by FO to protest ceasefire violations

08 August, 2019 1:30 am 1:30 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) -Pakistan Foreign Office spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal on Thursday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner at the Foreign Office and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control. The Indian army violated the ceasefire at Line of Control yesterday in Lipa and Battal sectors resulting in … Read More


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Saudi-led coalition calls for immediate ceasefire in Aden: SPA

08 August, 2019 2:24 am 2:24 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen called for an immediate ceasefire in Aden, seat of the internationally recognized government, the state news agency SPA quoted the coalition’s spokesman as saying. “The coalition calls for an immediate ceasefire in the Yemeni temporary capital Aden starting from 1 a.m. on Sunday (2200 GMT on … Read More


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Libya govt accepts UN ceasefire proposal, implementation unclear

08 August, 2019 2:44 am 2:44 am

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Libya’s internationally recognised government, which is facing a campaign by eastern troops to take the capital, has accepted a United Nations proposal for a ceasefire during the Eid al-Adha religious holiday, a statement said on Friday. It was not clear whether fighting over the capital would actually cease after four months of … Read More


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UN says Yemeni warring sides agree port ceasefire moves

07 July, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – Yemen’s warring parties have agreed new measures to enforce a ceasefire and facilitate a troop pullback from the flashpoint port of Hodeidah, the United Nations said on Monday. Representatives of the Iran-aligned Houthi movement and the Saudi-backed Yemeni government met on a UN ship in the Red Sea for talks on Sunday … Read More


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Afghan peace deal hinges on ceasefire by Taliban: Khalilzad

04 April, 2019 8:53 pm 8:53 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Any peace agreement with the Afghan Taliban would depend on the declaration of a permanent ceasefire and a commitment to end the country’s long war, the US special envoy for peace in Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad said on Sunday. In an interview with Afghanistan’s largest private television station, Tolo News, Khalilzad said the … Read More