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20 years presence in Afghanistan was strategic failure, says top US general

More than a month after the US drawdown from Afghanistan, a top US General on Tuesday said that United States’ 20-year military presence in the country was their strategic failure. During his testimony to the US Senate Armed Services Committee, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark Milley said that his personal opinion …

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Taliban warn US against violation of its airspace

Afghanistan’s interim Taliban government warned the United States on Wednesday to stop violations of its airspace in order to prevent any negative consequences. In a statement issued from Kabul, Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the US drone strikes inside Afghanistan were a breach of national security and violation of international laws and rights.

Taliban shootout in palace: Mullah Baradar was attacked, punched by Khalil Haqqani

Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, Taliban’s most public face who led peace talks with the US, was physically attacked by a leader of the US terrorist-designated Haqqani Network in early September during talks at the presidential palace in Kabul, people said, asking not to be identified discussing the incident. During the meeting, Khalil ul Rahman Haqqani …

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‘He is a busy man’: Imran Khan on no phone call from Joe Biden

It’s been almost eight months and Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is yet to receive a courtesy phone call from US President Joe Biden. When asked about no phone call from Biden during a CNN interview, the Pakistan PM replied: “He is a busy man.” ​”But our relationship with the US is not just dependent …

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