U.s. Not Giving Up On Taliban Peace Talks

When it comes to negotiating with the Taliban, it's always one step forward, two steps back.

Sections:  news   u.s.   world   
  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers
    The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
  • Iran president still a force even as his era ends
    When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
  • Kerry: Russia sells missile defense to Syria
    Secretary of State John Kerry says the transfer of advanced missile defense systems from Russia to Syria would be a "destabilizing" factor for Israel's security. More
  • U.S. believes Syria used chemicals
    The United States has evidence that the chemical weapon sarin has been used in Syria on a small scale, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday. But numerous questions remain about the origins of the chemicals and what impact their apparent use could have on the ongoing Syrian civil war and international involvement in it. More
  • Pakistan’s ISI and U.S.’ CIA Gives a Whole New Meaning to “Enemies From Within”
    In war and peace, Pakistan’s Inter-Service Intelligence (ISI ... against terrorist groups from other countries but instead assisting them, such ISIS and the Taliban in Afghanistan and Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen in India.
    10/8/2017 - 3:21 am | View Link
  • Don’t treat Pakistan as a whipping boy: Asif to U.S.
    He was speaking at the U.S. Institute of Peace. Mr. Asif, who met U.S. Secretary of State ... He said that even if one were to concede that Pakistan is supporting the Taliban and giving it shelter, there were several more serious issues — internal ...
    10/5/2017 - 5:49 am | View Link
  • Ex-Afghan leader attacks new U.S. combat rules, urges Taliban to talk peace
    KABUL (Reuters) - Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has sharply criticised new authorities giving the U.S. military greater freedom to fight Taliban insurgents ... in demands that have hampered progress in peace talks. His comments on American ...
    09/14/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Pakistan, Afghanistan, China and the U.S. meet to bring an end to Afghan war
    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani wants no part in giving the Taliban official recognition. Maulvi Shazada Shaeid, a representative on Afghanistan's High Peace Council, tasked with seeking peace with the Taliban, said the distance between the two sides is vast ...
    01/10/2016 - 11:12 am | View Link
  • U.S. military chief to Taliban: Seize the moment to negotiate
    "I don't give military advice to the Taliban, but if I were giving them advice, I'd say ... off-again Western efforts to broker a peace deal between the Taliban and Afghan authorities. The Obama administration has at several points appeared close to ...
    05/21/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • International News From Reuters
    Hundreds of U.S. Marines Leave Australia After Troop Rotation . Three hundred U.S. Marines flew out of Australia on Sunday as their troop rotation came to an ...
    10/16/2017 - 1:45 am | View Website
  • Taliban
    The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ‎ ‎ ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban, which refers to itself as the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (IEA ...
    10/13/2017 - 7:39 am | View Website
  • War in Afghanistan (2001–present)
    The War in Afghanistan (or the U.S. War in Afghanistan) followed the 2001 United States invasion of Afghanistan. The U.S. was supported initially by Canada and the ...
    10/13/2017 - 6:06 am | View Website
  • U.S. News | Latest National News, Videos & Photos
    Get the latest breaking news across the U.S. on ABCNews.com
    10/12/2017 - 8:52 am | View Website
  • Q&A: A look at why the Taliban seem to be unstoppable ...
    In the last week, the Taliban have overrun two districts in the north and west of the capital Kabul, temporarily cut a key highway linking the city to the ...
    07/27/2017 - 10:02 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News