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Afghanistan confirms 1st case of coronavirus

– Health authorities declare emergency in Herat province bordering Iran

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3 suspected coronavirus cases surface in Afghanistan

– Health authorities directed to prevent spread of virus, particularly after outbreak in neighboring Iran

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Politika

'US-Taliban deal impossible without Pakistan'

– Foreign Minister Qureshi says world recognizes Pakistan’s pivotal role, warns spoilers may try to derail peace process

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Turkey hails US-Taliban de-escalation deal

– We hope that deal will make way toward lasting peace in war-torn Afghanistan, says Foreign Ministry

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UN records 10,000 Afghan civilian casualties in 2019

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) – Protracted violence caused 10,000 civilian casualties in Afghanistan last year, a new UN report said Saturday, as the U.S. gave Taliban a week to reduce violence prior to a peace deal. The annual UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan report that has been systematically documenting the impact of […]

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UPDATE – De-escalation deal with Taliban on Feb. 29: Pompeo

– Deal gives Taliban 7 days, starting from Friday night, to refrain from all violence, before permanent agreement

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Deescalation deal with Taliban on Feb. 29: Pompeo

– Deal gives Taliban 7 days, starting from Friday night, to refrain from all violence, before permanent agreement

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Alaturka

Afghan president, US peace envoy discuss peace talks

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) – Afghan president on Thursday met with U.S.’ top peace negotiator in the capital Kabul to discuss details about the proposed “reduction of violence” agreement for peace in the country, an official statement said. Zalmay Khalilzad, U.S.’ special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation, arrived in Kabul on Wednesday as […]

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Thorny path ahead for Afghan president after election win

– President Ghani secures second term as US, Taliban inch closer to deal

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Afghan president’s rivals reject election results

– President Ashraf Ghani’s opponents dub polls ‘rigged’, vow to form ‘inclusive government’ in defiance