Taliban pushed for ceasefire

AT News KABUL: The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission has called on the Taliban to reduce violence and agree on a comprehensive ceasefire. In reaction to a car bombing attack in western Ghor province, the commission said that such subversive acts were in contrary with the international norms and standards …

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Abdullah escalates rhetoric against Taliban violence

AT News KABUL: Abdullah Abdullah, Afghanistan’s point man for peace process, has issued escalated remarks against the Taliban for sticking to their guns about ramping up violence amid ongoing negotiations in Qatar. High Council for National Reconciliation chairman, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, took on the Taliban in an event in Afghan …

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Tens of Taliban rebels killed in Zabul raids

AT News KABUL: The Afghan security forces have killed at least 34 Taliban fighters in latest military stings conducted in Zabul province. 12 more Taliban rebels were wounded in the operation carried out in Shinkai district of the province, provincial officials said Monday.    Governor Spokesman, Gul Islam Sial said …

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