Posts Tagged ‘peace’

Former Taliban fighters display their weapons after joining Afghan government forces during a ceremony in Herat
Direct talks with the Taliban still face several obstacles

Afghan President Hamid Karzai is in the Gulf state of Qatar on a two-day state visit for talks with the emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani about Taliban.

The possibility of the Taliban opening a political office in Qatar is expected to be discussed, officials say.