The Pakistan-brokered peace talks between the top officials of the Afghan government and the Taliban leaders have raised hopes for the start of a formal dialogue process, reports Xinhua.Jul 12, 2015, 16:27 PM IST
Members representing the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Thursday reached Waziristan in a special-charter helicopter to meet leaders from the Taliban shura ahead of peace talks with Pakistan government-nominated negotiators.Mar 13, 2014, 14:29 PM IST
The Afghan government on Wednesday threatened to boycott planned talks with the Taliban in Qatar announced by the United States, saying the peace process had to be "Afghan-led".Jun 19, 2013, 19:55 PM IST
India has sought a cautious
approach on the US-backed peace talks with the Taliban.
Germany has the third largest contingent of foreign troops
in Afghanistan but had long rejected proposals to include the
Taliban in peace negotiations.
British Prime Minister David Cameron also defended plans to increase British aid to Afghanistan.Jul 05, 2011, 16:20 PM IST
The United States has revealed it was in negotiations to end the Afghan war.Jun 24, 2011, 13:00 PM IST
Arguing that some tactical successes will not defeat the Taliban in Afghanistan, a top US thing tank has sought opening of talks with the militant group but said India should not be included in any such parleys.Apr 23, 2010, 16:23 PM IST
Afghan Prez Karzai discussed prospects of peace with the Taliban in a video phone conversation with Obama, Karzai`s office said on Tuesday.Mar 16, 2010, 13:22 PM IST