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Zalmay Khalilzad visits Kabul en route to Doha for talks with Taliban

12 December, 2019 8:46 am 8:46 am

KABUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad arrived in Kabul on Wednesday in a bid to breathe a new life into efforts to end the war in Afghanistan, discussing with President Ashraf Ghani steps that could lead to a ceasefire and a peace deal, Washington and Kabul said. After his visit to Kabul, Khalilzad … Read More

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Pakistan, US discuss ongoing peace process in Afghanistan

06 June, 2019 5:10 pm 5:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan and the United States (US) discussed on Sunday bilateral ties, regional peace and Afghan peace process. Led by Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, a US delegation held talks with Pakistani officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affair. Additional Secretary Ministry of Foreign Affairs Aftab Khokhar led the … Read More

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Zalmay Khalilzad, Alice Wells hold delegation level talks at MoFA

04 April, 2019 3:25 pm 3:25 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, South and Central Asia, Alice G Wells held the delegation level talks at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday. The Pakistan side consisted of interagency delegation led by Aftab Khokhar, Additional Secretary (Americas). The two … 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

Zalmay, Khalilzad, arrive, Islamabad, today

Zalmay Khalilzad’s visit again delayed, to reach Islamabad tomorrow

04 April, 2019 10:31 am 10:31 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The visit of US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad has been delayed and now he will arrive in Islamabad on Friday. Earlier, he was due to reach Islamabad on Thursday. He will meet Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and civil and military high-ranking officials. Zalmay Khalilzad will apprise the … Read More

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Ashraf Ghani calls on Taliban to ‘enter serious talks’ with Afghan govt

01 January, 2019 5:42 pm 5:42 pm

KABUL (AFP) – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Monday the Taliban should ‘enter serious talks’ with his government, after the insurgents and Washington both touted progress during unprecedented negotiations in Qatar last week. “I call on the Taliban to… show their Afghan will, and accept Afghans’ demand for peace, and enter serious talks with … Read More

Ex-Ambassador Khalilzad to become US adviser on Afghanistan

09 September, 2018 9:40 am 9:40 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former US Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad will join the State Department as an adviser on Afghanistan, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday as he headed to Pakistan to discuss Islamabad’s role in helping to end the Afghan conflict. “Ambassador Khalilzad is going to join the State Department team … Read More