Afghanistan Plans to Open Air Corridor with Russia

AT News KABUL: Afghanistan is examining to open a direct air corridor between Kabul and Moscow to enhance bilateral trade and commercial ties between the two countries. Afghanistan Ambassador to Russia, Sayed Tayeb Jawad said in an exclusive interview with Sputnik on Saturday that Afghanistan wants to open air links …

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Daudzai to Visit Pakistan amid Fragile Peace Process

AT News KABUL: Afghanistan Special Envoy for Pakistan, Mohammad Umer Daudzai is to visit Islamabad next week to accelerate efforts for the resumption of the intra-Afghan negotiations which are currently in a state of uncertainty. The visit is set based on Pakistan government’s invitation. Daudzai would urge the Pakistani officials …

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String of Blasts in Kabul Kill Five

The attacks exemplify the level of violence in Afghanistan which remains too high at a time when the U.S. is reviewing a peace deal signed with the Taliban last year – and also a current stalled to the negotiating process AT News KABUL: Three back-to-back blasts caused by stick bombs …

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Afghanistan, Iran Border Reopened After a Hiatus

AT Monitoring Desk KABUL: An Afghan official said that the Islam Qala Customs at the Iranian-Afghan border has resumed operation a few days after a massive fire broke out in the customs Herat province governor’s spokesman Jilani Farhad said on Saturday, “With the necessary follow-ups and measures taken, the local …

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