[KABUL] US President Donald Trump spoke by phone call with the leader of the Taleban, the insurgent group and the US leader said Tuesday, days after Washington signed a historic deal with the...

[DOHA] Providing neutral space for talks on ending Afghanistan's 18-year conflict has boosted Qatar's international profile and helped it defy a painful embargo enforced by neighbours and former...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump said Thursday that the United States is "very close" to a peace deal with the Taleban guerrillas in Afghanistan.

[GHAZNI, Afghanistan] A US military jet crashed in mountainous territory in eastern Afghanistan, where there is a heavy Taleban presence, the Pentagon confirmed on Monday, rejecting the insurgents...

[WASHINGTON] Pakistan said on Thursday that the United States must remain engaged in Afghanistan's reconstruction even if it succeeds in withdrawing troops and ending its longest war.

[WASHINGTON] Stunning the world by saying he was canceling secret talks with the Taleban, President Donald Trump is again displaying his trademark unpredictability - at the cost, critics say, of...

[KANDAHAR] Taleban loyalists are cheering the prospect of a deal with the US that after 18 years of gruelling conflict will see "defeated" American "invaders" finally go home.

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump on Sunday hailed progress in negotiations on an Afghanistan peace deal, saying that talks with both the Taleban and the Afghan government are going well.