Tag: Afghanistan

China instructs Afghan special envoys as it prepares to play a bigger role after US troops withdraw

China instructs Afghan special envoys as it prepares to play a bigger role after US troops withdraw

China has appointed Yue Xiaoyong, a seasoned diplomat with experience in the United States and the Middle East, as its new special envoy for Afghan ...
Pakistan says Afghan cooperation is needed to investigate the kidnapping of the envoy’s daughter

Pakistan says Afghan cooperation is needed to investigate the kidnapping of the envoy’s daughter

Pakistan said Monday it was awaiting information from the Afghan government into an investigation into the brief kidnapping of the Afghan ambassado ...
Afghanistan is withdrawing ambassadors and diplomats from the Pakistani capital Islamabad

Afghanistan is withdrawing ambassadors and diplomats from the Pakistani capital Islamabad

Afghanistan withdrew its ambassador and diplomats from the Pakistani capital after the kidnapping of the ambassador's daughter, the Afghan Foreign ...
How is China’s relationship with Afghanistan and how will it change when the US is gone?

How is China’s relationship with Afghanistan and how will it change when the US is gone?

China has historically receded into the background in Afghanistan, but has still played a role in some of the country's major turning points in the ...
India’s concerns about the Taliban in Afghanistan are fueling talks about a revitalized “Northern Alliance” with Iran and Russia

India’s concerns about the Taliban in Afghanistan are fueling talks about a revitalized “Northern Alliance” with Iran and Russia

While Afghanistan's neighbors are increasingly shaken by the rise of the Taliban in the wake of the US troop withdrawal, Indian policy observers ar ...
Al-Qaeda mocks US withdrawal from Afghanistan as the Taliban advance

Al-Qaeda mocks US withdrawal from Afghanistan as the Taliban advance

Al-Qaeda has mocked the US withdrawal from Afghanistan with the hashtag "Year of the Flight" on its Telegram channels while the Taliban continued t ...
US military days until the Afghanistan withdrawal is complete, as the last German troops withdraw

US military days until the Afghanistan withdrawal is complete, as the last German troops withdraw

The U.S. military is just days from completing its withdrawal from Afghanistan, well before President Joe Biden's September 11 deadline to end Amer ...
Afghanistan security fears mount as Taliban fighters encircle a key city

Afghanistan security fears mount as Taliban fighters encircle a key city

The United States said it could slow its military withdrawal from Afghanistan on the back of the Taliban's achievements. "The situation in Afghani ...