Category: Taliban

U.S Welcomes First Meeting of the Afghanistan High Council

U.S. Welcomes First Meeting of the Afghanistan High Council for National Reconciliation Leadership Committee (STL.News) The United States welcomes the formation and the first Leadership Committee meeting of the Afghanistan High Council for National Reconciliation today. This inclusive body is chaired by Dr….

Mike Pompeo in Qatar, meets Taliban negotiators

(STL.News) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met negotiators from the Afghanistan government & the Taliban in Doha.  The meet shows progress in talks between the groups as Washington DC is speeding up its withdraw from the region. YouTube video…

Taliban peace deal: US withdraws army troops out of 5 Afghan bases

(STL.News) As part of the US-Taliban peace agreement, US has pulled out troops from the 5 bases in Afghanistan.  According to the deal, the US had 135 days to fulfill its pledge to reduce troops to 8,600 from nearly 14,000…