On the second day of the Afghanistan's grand consultative council for peace ‘Loya Jirga’, majority of the members voted in favor of releasing 400 Taliban prisoners.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Taliban political deputy Abdul Ghani Baradar discussed the Afghan peace process by video conference Monday night.
ISIS terrorist remnants attacked on a jail compound in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, killing at least three people, injuring dozens, and triggering heavy fighting in which scores of prisoners escaped.
New evidence has suggested some of the British special forces might have deliberately killed unarmed men during the war in Afghanistan.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday ordered the release of 500 Taliban prisoners in response to the militant groups three-day ceasefire announcement on the occasion of Eid, adding that he hoped the truce will extend.
Tehran (IP)- Reacting to the US Special Representative's remarks, the special envoy of Iran's foreign minister for Afghanistan, said that Iran supports peace and stability in Afghanistan.
The office of Afghanistan's National Security Council (NSC) said that 46 civilians were killed and 93 wounded in Taliban attacks in the past week.
An Airstrike in Afghanistan has killed a number of senior Taliban members.
Tehran (IP) - Director-General of Afghanistan Railway Authority and Acting Minister of Transport said that Iran is a friend of Afghanistan, adding that his country is determined to expand partnership with Uzbekistan and Iran, especially during the coronavirus outbreak.
Taliban claimed responsibility for a bomb blast in Afghanistan's Maidan Wardak province.