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Taliban claim peace deal with US in Afghanistan is being violated

The Taliban said their peace deal with the United States was nearing a breaking point, accusing Washington of violations that included drone attacks on...

Afghan president rules out freeing Taliban prisoners ahead of talks

Afghanistan’s president has said he will not free thousands of Taliban prisoners ahead of all-Afghan power-sharing talks set for next week. Ashraf Ghani said he...

US and Taliban sign deal aimed at ending war in Afghanistan

The United States has signed a peace agreement with the Taliban aimed at ending America’s longest war and bringing troops home from Afghanistan. The historic...

Taliban agrees Afghanistan ceasefire to boost hopes of US peace deal

The Taliban said it has agreed to a temporary nationwide ceasefire in Afghanistan, providing a window during which a peace agreement with the United...

Afghan president wins second term in preliminary vote count

Afghanistan’s president has won a second term, earning 50.6% of a preliminary vote count, but his opponents can still challenge the result, according to...

Donald Trump makes surprise Thanksgiving visit to Afghanistan

President Donald Trump has paid a surprise Thanksgiving visit to Afghanistan, where he announced the US and Taliban have been engaged in ongoing peace...

Afghans head to the polls amid security concerns

Afghans headed to the polls to vote for a new president on Saturday amid high security after the Taliban vowed to disrupt the elections,...

Dozens killed by Taliban bombings in Afghanistan

A Taliban suicide bomber has targeted a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani in northern Afghanistan, killing at least 24 people and wounding 31,...

Rocket blast at US embassy in Afghanistan on anniversary of 9/11

A rocket exploded at the US embassy in Afghanistan just minutes into Wednesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 attack on the United States. A plume...

Donald Trump says peace talks with Taliban are ‘dead’

US peace talks with the Taliban are “dead”, Donald Trump has declared, a day after he abruptly cancelled a secret meeting with Taliban and...

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Bayern Munich players will return to training on Monday for the first time since the Bundesliga campaign was suspended. The German top flight has been...
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