Tuesday 21 February 2017 - 18:49

Afghan police forces abandon stations due to six-month delay in salary payment

As many as 80 police officers in southern Afghanistan have reportedly abandoned 7 police stations due to a six-month delay in the payment of their salaries. These police officers have abandoned their police stations in Uruapan-Kandahar highway, mainly in protest of the delay in the payment of their monthly salary. Addressing the authorities, the police officers said they will not ...

20/02/2017 at 12:17

President Ghani appoints Noor as governor of Balkh

President Ghani appoints Noor as governor of Balkh

Ata Mohammad Noor has been once again appointed as the provincial governor of northern Balkh province of Afghanistan, ...

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Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin Dies

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin Dies

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin died at the age of 64, just a day before his ...

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U.S. defense secretary scraps Afghan trip due to weather condition

U.S. defense secretary scraps Afghan trip due to weather condition

U.S. President Donald Trump's defense secretary said bad weather had forced him to scrap a visit to ...

20/02/2017 at 10:52

Russia's foreign minister calls for ‘post-West world order’ in speech to global leaders

Russia's foreign minister has called for an end to an outdated world order dominated by the West, even as US Vice President Mike Pence has pledged his country's "unwavering" commitment ...

20/02/2017 at 10:51

Afghanistan warns Pakistan against rocket attacks

Kabul will use all means necessary to respond against Pakistan if it did not stop rocket attacks on Afghanistan soil, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) warned on Sunday. "We ...

20/02/2017 at 10:48

Afghanistan, Tajikistan agree to have joint intelligence cooperation

Afghanistan and Tajikistan have reportedly agreed to have cooperation between their intelligence agencies to effectively boost cross-border security and address threats of terrorism and drug trafficking. Afghanistan's Foreign Minister Salahuddin ...

17/02/2017 at 14:51

Donald Trump plans to increase U.S troops in Iraq and Afghanistan

The new U.S administration is planning to gradually increase the U.S military personnel in Iraq and Afghanistan in order to influence developments in the region, Russian experts said. ...

17/02/2017 at 10:49

The Russian Foreign Ministry welcomes Afghanistan application for membership in the SCO

Russian Foreign Ministry has welcomed Afghanistan application for SCO membership. The Russian Foreign Ministry believes that the UN "Resolute Support Mission" has not achieved its aims, the Afghan National Security ...

16/02/2017 at 22:39

Tillerson confirms US ready to solve its problems with Russia — Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has held first meeting in Bonn. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has confirmed President Donald Trump’s readiness ...

16/02/2017 at 22:33

Donald Trump's digital diplomacy and the low cost on the Afghan diplomacy Unread messages

Donald Trump, as the most powerful executive officer of the United States, after Hillary Clinton, has had the greatest use of technological tools in the country's foreign policy. However the ...

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America and Russia in Afghanistan, convergence or divergence

The perspective of convergence or divergence of America and Russia in Afghanistan has long been of great importance to the security situation in Afghanistan. Taking into account the presence of ...

11/02/2017 at 13:07

Putin calls for cooperation with West against terror

Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling for a new level of cooperation with Western intelligence agencies in order to fight terrorism. "It's in the general interest to establish a dialogue ...

16/02/2017 at 14:58

Saraj Aziz: Islamabad's position on the situation in Afghanistan

Advisor to Pakistani Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz in an interview with "Interfax" clarified the position of Islamabad on the settlement of the situation in Afghanistan. Advisor to ...

16/02/2017 at 14:15

UAE Ambassador Dies Of Wounds Sustained In Kandahar Attack

The ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Kabul, Juma Mohammed Abdullah al-Kaabi, died on Wednesday of wounds sustained in a bomb blast in Kandahar province last month, the ...

15/02/2017 at 23:11

Six Nation Talks in Moscow Ponder Afghanistan Crisis

A renewed attempt at finding a peaceful end to the lingering unrest in conflict-ridden Afghanistan held in Moscow on Wednesday, the Russian foreign ministry has announced. The Afghan Ministry of ...

15/02/2017 at 22:55

Gen. Michael Flynn resigns as National Security Advisor over contacts with Russia

National Security Advisor to President Donald Trump, Michael Flynn, has resigned, following a scandal over a conversation with a Russian ambassador. Trump named retired Lt. General Joseph Keith Kellogg, Jr. ...

14/02/2017 at 09:30

ISIS takes 2 abducted Red Cross workers to its first detention center in northern Afghanistan

The two aid workers of the International Community of the Red Cross abducted by the ISIS group on Wednesday in Northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan have reportedly been taken to ...

13/02/2017 at 22:16