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    9 children killed in Afghanistan blast

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 10:17pm on November 02, 2019

    Nine Afghan children were killed on Saturday when a mine exploded as they walked to school, police said, the latest victims in a growing toll...

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    China to talk with Afghan on withdrawing US forces

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:19pm on October 23, 2019

    China is organising talks among Afghanistan’s rival factions as part of efforts to end years of war after negotiations between the Taliban and the United...

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    Afghanistan to miss deadline for presidential poll results

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on October 18, 2019

    Preliminary results in Afghanistan’s presidential election will be delayed beyond Saturday’s deadline, two officials from the independent election commission said, probably for more than a...

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    Afghan political uncertainty looms

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on October 09, 2019

    Despite pulling off a safer presidential election than expected, Afghanistan looks headed for a prolonged period of political uncertainty, with the two front-runners claiming victory...

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    US envoy rebukes Afghan president

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on September 28, 2019

    The US ambassador to Afghanistan rebuked the country’s president on Friday for labelling Washington’s aid agency ‘incompetent’, escalating tensions between the countries over financial support...

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    Afghanistan bolsters security

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on September 27, 2019

    Afghanistan deployed more than 100,000 troops and police on Thursday to guard polling stations in a presidential election which the Taliban has threatened to disrupt...

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    Taliban meets Chinese government in Beijing

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2019

    A Taliban delegation met China’s special representative for Afghanistan in Beijing on Sunday to discuss the group’s peace talks with the United States, a spokesman...

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    Taliban tells teachers, students to block polls or risk death

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:42am on September 19, 2019

    Afghanistan’s Taliban insurgent group on Wednesday warned teachers, students and other education workers to avoid the upcoming presidential vote or risk dying in attacks on...

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    Taliban revokes ban on ICRC

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2019

    The Taliban on Sunday revoked their ban on the International Committee of the Red Cross in Afghanistan and gave a guarantee of security for its...

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    Cancellation of peace talks to cost more American lives: Taliban

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 02:37pm on September 09, 2019

    United States president Donald Trump’s decision to cancel Afghan peace talks would cost more American lives, the Taliban said on Sunday...