Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar and Zalmay Khalilzad shake hands after signing peace agreement in Qatar on Feb.29, 2020. File/Reuters
The US war in Afghanistan is the longest war the United States ever fought in history. The US and the Taliban signed an agreement in February for peace in Afghanistan after more than 18 years of conflict, but the situation in Afghanistan still remains
Is “peace in our time” in Afghanistan at hand? President Trump thinks so. He described the agreement signed Saturday by an American diplomat and a Taliban official
On Thursday, Pakistan had convened a conference of envoys from the United States, China, and Russia in Islamabad, which has been described as “Troika Plus”. The Taliban government in Kabul was not represented at the meeting though Taliban
After Ismail Khan, a former Afghan interpreter for the US Army, applied for a special immigrant visa to come to the United States, he waited more than two years. During that time, he lived with constant threats, unable to work or stay in one place for too long.
Reviled by many for his bloody legacy and respected by others for a realpolitik approach to foreign affairs, Henry Kissinger’s death at 100 last week has stirred fresh controversy. While Kissinger’s evil roles in Chile’s 1973 coup and the Vietnam, Cambodian, and Pakistan/Bangladesh wars are well known,
There can only be one response to the news that legendary director Rob Reiner is planning a sequel to mark the 40th anniversary of his movie This Is Spinal Tap: please don’t. From the moment it was released in 1984, it was clear this film was something special — and over the years it has only grown in
United Arab Emirates President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan made a crisp and brief opening speech at the COP28 climate summit at Expo City in Dubai. He recalled first President of the UAE Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s vision of sustainable development by