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Afghan, Uzbek, US forces to jointly combat terror

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Aug 13, 2020 - 15:28
KABUL (Pajhwok): The trilateral Uzbekistan-US- Afghanistan subcommittee on security held its first meeting via a video conference, emphasizing effectiveness of the fight against terrorism, Trend reported on Thursday citing the Uzbek Foreign Ministry...
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US may free Taliban-linked drug lord Noorzai

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Aug 13, 2020 - 11:07
KABUL (Pajhwok): With intra-Afghan talks expected next week, the Trump administration is mulling the release of an alleged drug kingpin with links to the Taliban , the Time reported on Thursday. Haji Bashir Noorzai, the drug lord who allegedly...
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Efforts on for release of last Afghan from Gitmo

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Jun 13, 2020 - 14:21
کابل (پژواک، ۲۴ غبرګولی ۹۹): د افغانستان د بشري حقونو خپلواک کمېسیون وایي چې د امریکا په ګوانتانامو کې د وروستي افغان بندي خوشي کولو هڅې کوي.
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Afghan, UAE FMs discuss war on COVID-19

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Apr 14, 2020 - 15:26
KABUL (Pajhwok): Foreign ministers of Afghanistan and the United Arabic Emirates (UAE) discussed the war on coronavirus on Tuesday. Hanif Atmar held a telephone conversation with his UAE counterpart Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ministry of...
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73 Afghan children return from treatment in Germany

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Feb 16, 2020 - 18:25
KABUL (Pajhwok): Seventy-three Afghan children returned on Sunday from Germany after their treatment there for severe burns and dengue fever, officials said. Hassan Bano Ghazanfar, acting head of the Afghan Red Crescent Society , told a meeting in...
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Coronavirus: Afghan students in China being assisted

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Jan 26, 2020 - 16:38
KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan ’s ambassador to China says he has been in contact with Afghan students in Wuhan state of the neighboring county to assist them in avoiding the risk of coronavirus. Health authorities around the world are taking action...
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Global group being created in support of peace process

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Jan 23, 2020 - 12:25
KABUL (Pajhwok): An international group would be formed to support the Afghan peace process and forge global consensus, the Ministry of Peace Affairs announced on Thursday. According a presidential decree, the group and its secretariat would be led...
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Kabulov hopeful of US-Taliban peace agreement

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Jan 23, 2020 - 08:36
KABUL (Pajhwok): US- Taliban negotiations will lead to an agreement on ending violence in Afghanistan and a gradual pullout of American troops, hopes a senior Russian diplomat. Zamir Kabulov, President Vladimir Putin’s special envoy for Afghanistan...
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International experiences be used in Afghan peace

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Jan 20, 2020 - 17:00
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Public Policy Research Organization (APPRO) has called on the warring parties in Afghanistan to use international experiences in achieving peace in the country. Participants of a conference about ongoing...
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Afghan politicians decry killing of Iranian general

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Jan 04, 2020 - 17:45
KABUL (Pajhwok): The killing of a top Iranian general by the US in Iraq has drawnharsh reactions from Afghan politicians,who have stressed the need for immediate de-escalation. A US strike killed Iran’s Quds Force Commander Qasem Soleimani in...
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Afghan conflict has no military solution: Yamamoto

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Dec 26, 2019 - 16:25
KABUL (Pajhwok): UN Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Afghanistan on Thursday said a hundred thousand Afghans have been killed during the last one decade in Afghanistan conflict, stressing for intra-Afghan talks and asked warring sides...
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China stresses political settlement in Afghanistan

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Dec 18, 2019 - 10:21
KABUL (Pajhwok): A possible US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan must be conducive to peace and stability in the ear-torn country, says China. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday: “We have noted reports on the expected US troop...
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Afghan concealing gold in shoes held in New Delhi

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Dec 02, 2019 - 10:28
KABUL (Pajhwok): An Afghanistan citizen hiding a kilogram of gold has been arrested at the Indira Gandhi International airport in New Delhi, Indian media reported on Monday. The man was held after he flew into the Indian capital from Afghanistan’s...
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Afghan’s torture case in Iran being followed: Embassy

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Oct 03, 2019 - 17:26
KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan ’s Embassy in Tehran says it would follow the case of an Afghan who was kidnapped and tortured in Iran. A statement from the Afghan Embassy in Iran received by Pajhwok Afghan News said that the embassy was responsible...
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Ghani, Imran confer on elections, peace

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Sep 19, 2019 - 11:06
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan have conferred on this month’s presidential election, peace and trade. In a telephone conversation on Wednesday night held, the Pakistan PM also condemned recent attacks...
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Afghan, Pak, Chinese FMs meet in Islamabad

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Sep 07, 2019 - 13:46
PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): Foreign ministers from Afghanistan , China and Pakistan are set to meet on trilateral cooperation in Islamabad today (Saturday). The third round of China-Afghanistan-Pakistan Trilateral Foreign Ministers’ Dialogue is taking place...
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Afghan, Turkish ministers discuss peace process

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Jul 18, 2019 - 11:58
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan foreign minister met his Turkish counterpart in Ankara on Wednesday, a media report said on Thursday Mevlut Cavusoglu received Salahuddin Rabbani at his official residence in Ankara, according to Anadulo Agency. “We...
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1st hajj flight carrying 340 pilgrims departs from Kabul

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Jul 11, 2019 - 18:03
KABUL (Pajhwok): The first pre- hajj flight carrying 340 pilgrims left Kabul for Saudi Arabia from the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul on Wednesday evening. A statement from the Presidential Palace received by Pajhwok Afghan News said...
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Germany to help facilitate intra-Afghan talks: Special envoy

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Jun 12, 2019 - 19:36
KABUL (Pajhwok): Germany’s special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan on Wednesday said he would visit a number of regional countries, including Qatar, to help advance the Afghan peace process. Deputy Foreign Minister Idrees Zaman and...
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Afghan, US personnel injured in Helmand crash

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May 26, 2019 - 09:17
KABUL (Pajhwok): Several Americans and Afghans were injured when a US Chinook helicopter was destroyed during a hard landing in southern Afghanistan . The helicopter made an emergency landing in the Nawzad district of Helmand province, Afghan and US...
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