Afghan Peace Council Tells Taliban It Is Ready For Talks: Report

Members of Afghanistan's High Peace Council, a body overseeing peace efforts, met Taliban officials at a conference in Moscow on Friday and repeated President Ashraf Ghani's offer of peace talks without pre-conditions.

Don't know how people concluding talks with Taliban, meeting on Afghanistan in Moscow: India - In an official statement, after reports that India would share a table  with Taliban, he MEA said that there would be no talks and India would only be attending a meeting on Afghanistan in Moscow. 

Afghanistan peace conference kicks off in Moscow

The conference marks Russia's attempt to get the Afghan authorities and the Taliban together at negotiating table.

Afghan leaders, Taliban attend peace talks in Moscow

MOSCOW: Moscow on Friday hosted international talks on Afghanistan aimed at kickstarting direct negotiations between Kabul and the Taliban militant group, both of whom sent delegations. Russia hopes “through joint efforts to open a new page in the history of Afghanistan,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said as the talks opened at a Moscow hotel on Friday morning. He

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India is attending the talks for the first time but in a 'non official' capacity

India had on Thursday said it would participate in the dialogue hosted by Russia at a "non-official level" in Moscow.

India at Moscow dialogue: Why no talks with J-K stakeholders, asks Omar Abdullah India at Moscow dialogue: Why no talks with J-K stakeholders, asks Omar Abdullah

India had on Thursday said it would participate in the dialogue hosted by Russia at a

Read more about India to not hold discussions with Taliban representatives in Moscow: MEA source on Business Standard. India will not hold any discussions with Taliban representatives in the Moscow format meeting on Afghanistan on Friday, said a source in the Union External Affairs Ministry. The development comes moments after former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister

Russia hosts meeting on Afghanistan

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday voiced hope that a conference on Afghanistan taking place in Moscow could help pave the way for peace talks.

U.S. Peace Envoy Heading To Afghanistan, Pakistan, Qatar

U.S. peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad will visit Afghanistan, Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates, and Qatar this month to push for peace negotiations with the Afghan Taliban, the State Department says.

On Thursday, the government said that India will participate in the meeting being hosted by Russia on Afghanistan at a "non-official level" in Moscow where repr