Taliban News: US special envoy for Afghanistan to meet Taliban in Doha next week | World News – Times of India

Taliban News US special envoy for Afghanistan to meet Taliban

WASHINGTON: The US Special Representative for Afghanistan, Tom West will be meeting with the Taliban leaders in Doha next week. “They’ll discuss … our vital national interests when it comes to Afghanistan,” said State Department spokesperson Ned Price, reported Tolo News. “That includes counterterrorism, that includes a safe passage for US citizens and for Afghans … Read more

taliban: ISI backing small jihadi outfits in Afghanistan to hinder Taliban, says report – Times of India

taliban ISI backing small jihadi outfits in Afghanistan to hinder

NEW DELHI: Pakistan’s ISI is sponsoring and putting together an alliance of smaller jihadi groups in Afghanistan, distinct from the Taliban and the ISKP, according to a new report. These new jehadists are distinguished by their even more extreme ideology and apparently undermine the Taliban. A new report in Foreign Policy says the Islamic Invitation … Read more