Last Updated: Thursday, June 16, 2011, 13:37
The UN Security Council will consider Friday removing about 20 former senior Taliban commanders from an international sanctions list to boost reconciliation efforts in Afghanistan, diplomats said.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 07, 2010, 09:19
Afghanistan`s UN ambassador is asking the Security Council to lift sanctions on elements of the Taliban that renounce violence and agree to support the government.
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