By hosting a meeting between the Taliban and other Afghan delegates, Moscow has greatly contributed to a peace process in Afghanistan, ex-President Hamid Karzai said, denouncing years of “failed” US military presence and policies.
Zalmay Khalilzad, the United States special envoy, is hopeful that the Taliban and the Afghan government can strike a peace deal within five months, despite the militant group inflicting record high casualties on security forces and the fact that the Taliban refuses to deal with the American backed government.
A modest first step in restoring full-fledged negotiations between Kabul and the Taliban.
Months after U.S. President Barack Obama declared an end to America’s “combat role” in Afghanistan, U.S. troops are still regularly carrying out strikes on Taliban positions, while U.S. special operations forces continue to raid suspected insurgent hideouts.
A female cartoon superhero, Burka Avenger, who dons a burka to tackle crimes against girls and other social ills is bringing her message of women rights to India, the creator of the Pakistani children’s series said