Taliban gunmen disguised in burqas attack college in pakistan, killing nine reuters pakistani prime minister shahid khaqan abbasi is holding an emergency cabinet meeting on tuesday, 2 january, to discuss us president donald trump's latest tirade against islamabad. Cricket legend and potential pakistani prime minister imran khan on monday criticized the united states' new strategy for afghanistan and said that the us should negotiate with the taliban instead of aiming to destroy it. Yet the taliban regularly attack civilians and the the author is a forbes contributor the opinions expressed are pakistan's prime minister nawaz sharif on november 13 opened a trade route linking the southwestern port of gwadar to the chinese city of kashgar as part. Prime minister yousaf raza gilani on friday called on taliban leaders and other afghan insurgent groups to take part in a peace process to end 10 years of war in neighbouring afghanistan. Pakistan pm warns us sanctions would be counter-productive drazen islamabad makes in tackling the haqqani network militants who it alleges are pakistan-based and have helped the taliban carry out deadly who was installed as prime minister last month after the supreme court.
Afghanistan kabul hotel attacked by taliban fourteen people, including one american, were killed in an attack on a kabul hotel on wednesday (bbc, ap, cnn,. Bbc news looks at the history of the taliban movement in afghanistan and pakistan prime minister nawaz sharif - who was elected in may 2013 - has said talking to the militants is one of his priorities. Mr pence said this to mr abbasi, who was on a personal trip this week to see his ailing sister in a strong message, us vice president mike pence has told pakistan's prime minister shahid khaqani abbasi that his country must do more against taliban and other terror groups, the white. The kite runner study guide contains a biography of khaled hosseini mohammad daoud khan was zahir shah's cousin and a former prime minister of the united states invaded afghanistan and overthrew the taliban the end of the kite runner occurs in 2002, when a provisional government was. A comprehensive peace process has to bring all the combatants to the table - jack layton, sept 1, 2006, on the war in afghanistan now that the united states has entered direct talks with the taliban, one wonders what canadian prime minister stephen harper and his conservative camp.
Pakistani taliban say deputy leader was killed in u the deputy commander of the pakistani taliban, khan sayed, also known as khalid sajna, was killed in an american drone including taking responsibility for the 2007 assassination of former prime minister benazir. Pakistan's new prime minister rejected the new us war strategy in neighboring afghanistan while praising china's growing economic role in the region an important component of the white house's recently unveiled strategy to try to win the war against the taliban in afghanistan is a threat. File - afghan president ashraf ghani (l) talks with pakistani prime minister nawaz sharif in islamabad, pakistan after a recent brutal bombing in kabul that killed 64 people and wounded 340, an outraged ghani said he was no longer interested in pakistan's help to bring the taliban to the.
Imran khan, the former playboy cricketer and would-be pakistani prime minister, has defended the taliban against nato, claiming that they represent western liberals [who] are thirsty for blood. 'i ask you please to urge the australian prime minster malcolm turnbull to address this issue and to speak with the american president, president trump, so they may address this issue and come to an agreement with the taliban so we can be taken out of here. He was considered to be extremely close to the late prime minister benazir bhutto, and served as interior minister during her second tenure if there were no taliban movement which benazir bhutto created in 1993-1996, there would be no ttp today. The taliban file part iii pakistan provided millions of dollars, arms, and buses full of adolescent 1998 cable indicating that the pakistani prime minister had recently signed off on a 300 million rupee (approximately the taliban official. Ghani has also officially invited pakistani prime minister shahid khaqan abbasi to visit kabul soon after saturday's meeting, ghani tweeted: by pakistan's national security adviser nasser khan janjua and discussed the afghan government's peace offer to the taliban.
Brother of the ousted pakistani prime minister nawaz sharif is expected to be the new leader of the country he had been a close ally of the united states, particularly in combating terrorism and the taliban insurgency in neighboring afghanistan.
China invites pakistan foreign minister for talks after brics prime minister narendra modi and russian president vladimir putin held a bilateral we express concern on the security situation in the region and violence caused by the taliban, al-qaida and its affiliates. Taliban: taliban, ultraconservative political and religious faction that emerged in afghanistan in the mid-1990s following the withdrawal of soviet troops relations between the prime minister, president, and army remained problematic. Benazir bhutto was prime minister at a time of great racial tension in pakistan her and had reported to her while providing strategic support to taliban during her regime, benazir bhutto's government had controversially supported the hardline taliban. (cnn)defense secretary james mattis was the target of a failed rocket attack near a key afghanistan airport wednesday, the taliban said, though the attack occurred after he had left the airport hours after mattis landed, the rockets were fired at kabul's hamid karzai international.
Malala yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the taliban for campaigning for women's education, says she hopes to become her country's prime minister. Focusing on his bid for re-election in 2019, indian prime minister narendra modi is likely to refrain from introducing politically sensitive land and labor reforms next year as the taliban-led insurgency hammered away at the us-backed afghan military. A us drone strike that killed the pakistan taliban's leader won't derail government efforts at peace talks with the group, pakistan's prime minister said.