Nepal Maoist chief blamed "foreign forces" for the political instability.
Hundreds of Taliban insurgents had overran Barg-i-Matal district in Nuristan.
US President Barack Obama
on Thursday said his forces had blunted the momentum of Taliban in
Afghanistan and his plans to withdraw American forces next
year are on track.
A multi-nation conference getting underway on Monday will give the go ahead for creation of a western funded huge reconciliation fund running into hundred of millions of pounds to bribe leading Afghan insurgents to stop fighting.
The objective of the foreign forces stationed in Afghanistan is to see that the war-ravaged country has a functional democracy, a top NATO commander has said.
Afghanistan`s government demanded n Thursday that the foreigners responsible for the alleged killing of 10 unarmed civilians in a recent military operation be handed over to its custody.
International forces in Afghanistan on Wednesday denied accusations from Afghan government investigators that Western troops had shot dead 10 civilians, including eight teenagers.
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