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  • Several injured in Kashmir in clashes with Indian...
    on August 17, 2019 at 6:32 pm

    Indian security forces injured at least six people on Saturday in Srinagar, the main city in the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir, as several protests broke out against New Delhi's revocation of the region's autonomy last week. […]

  • Taliban say killing of leader's brother will not...
    on August 17, 2019 at 1:27 pm

    Afghan Taliban officials said on Saturday the killing of the brother of their leader in a bomb attack would not derail talks with the United States aimed at securing the withdrawal of U.S. troops after 18 years of war. […]

  • Trump gets update from aides on Afghan peace plan...
    on August 17, 2019 at 3:46 am

    President Donald Trump was briefed on Friday by top national security advisers on the status of negotiations with the Taliban on a U.S. troop pullout from Afghanistan and the potential for a political settlement between the warring sides. […]

  • Exclusive: Shared Afghanistan interests create...
    on August 16, 2019 at 8:01 pm

    Western intermediaries are trying to persuade arch foes Iran and the United States to cooperate on bolstering security in Afghanistan as U.S. President Donald Trump seeks to extract America from its longest war, according to three source familiar with the efforts. […]

  • Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in...
    on August 16, 2019 at 6:37 pm

    The brother of the leader of the Afghan Taliban was among at least four people killed in a bomb blast at a mosque in Pakistan on Friday, two Taliban sources told Reuters, an attack that could affect efforts to end the Afghan war. […]