Editor in Chief: Moh. Reza Huwaida Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Illegal Mining Looms Large

August 04,2019

The militant fighters, mainly the Taliban, have stepped up their efforts for engaging in illegal mining to keep the machine of war running. Their involvement illegal mining ...

Optimistic Approach to Afghan Peace Process

August 03,2019

US President Donald Trump voiced optimism that Islamabad could help broker a political settlement to end the 18-year conflict in Afghanistan as Pakistani Prime Minister ...

What Criteria Will Attract Afghans’ Votes During Presidential Election Campaign?

July 31,2019

According to IEC’s schedule, there is 60 days time for candidates to explain their programs and attract the people’s votes. On the other side, it is people’s turn and opportunity ...

Head of AIHRC Needs to Tough Human Rights Violation Out

July 30,2019

Violation of human rights and humanitarian law has been changed into a common practice in Afghanistan. Notwithstanding the human rights discourse in post-Taliban Afghanistan . . .

Women’s Rights Still a Concern at Negotiating Table

July 29,2019

Afghan high-ranking officials have voiced their concern about the susceptibility of the past achievements, mainly the rights and freedoms of women, at the negotiating table ...

Regional Supports Essential to ‘Afghan-led’ Talks

July 28,2019

On his state visit to Washington, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said that he would meet with the Taliban and persuade them to hold direct talks with the Afghan government stating ...

Non-violent Mechanism Leads to Peaceful Co-existence

July 27,2019

Racial and religious superiority has left no room for peaceful co-existence. “The scourge of war, which twice in our lifetime has brought untold sorrow to mankind”, rooted in ethnocentric ...

Consequences of Accepting the Unilateral Demands of the Taliban

July 25,2019

The seventh round of United States-Taliban talks in Doha will start soon. What is evident is that the US-Taliban negotiations in Doha have more in odds that in common; as a result ...

What are Factors of Backwardness in Afghanistan?

July 24,2019

Comparing to the current world advancement, it is obvious that Afghanistan has remained as one of the least developed countries in the world. However, since the collapse of ...

US-Pakistan Close Ties Will Catalyze Afghan Peace Process

July 23,2019

Pakistan is a heavyweight stakeholder in Afghanistan’s peace process and it is able to push the process forward. Islamabad’s recent active engagement in supporting ...

Prospect for Fruitful Talks in Upcoming Qatari Meeting

July 22,2019

US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad is preparing for next round of talks with the Taliban leadership in Doha. He concluded the seventh ...

Civilians Bear the Brunt of Militancy

July 21,2019

In the last round of intra-Afghan dialogue in Qatari capital of Doha, the Taliban said they would seek to reduce violence and civilian casualties, but their recent ...

Public Concerns Over Upcoming Presidential Election

July 20,2019

The upcoming presidential election is viewed with hope and doubt. Afghans are concerned about lack of transparency and fear that the election will be rigged similar...

Afghans Shall Decide To Live in Peace or War!

July 18,2019

War is known as part of the identity of Afghanistan now. It is more than four decades that Afghanistan ...

Regional and National Consensus Crucial to Peace Process

July 17,2019

Afghan officials have constantly reiterated that regional stakeholders carry heavy weight in Afghanistan’s peace process and could nudge the Taliban to come ...

Poverty Leads to Horrible Consequences

July 16,2019

Poverty and economic challenges are highly serious problem in Afghanistan notwithstanding the country ...

Law Enforcement Generates Optimism

July 15,2019

Citizens are supposed to exercise their rights and freedoms without fear under democratic administrations. Their votes will elect president in a fair and transparent election...

The Emirate system, the Basis of Discrimination

July 14,2019

The Intra-Afghan talks between representatives of Taliban and Afghan delegation, without a representative of the Afghan government –in Doha, Qatar, ended in Doha, Qatar, after the two ...

Women’s Vulnerability to Sexual Harassment

July 13,2019

Notwithstanding the establishment of democratic government after the downfall of the Taliban’s regime, Afghan women have been vulnerable to injustice, sexual harassment ...

Pessimism and Optimism about Intra-Afghan Dialogue

July 11,2019

>The recent intra-Afghan dialogue amidst the seventh round of talks between the Taliban and the US representatives in Qatari capital of Doha has generated hope for meaningful ...

Why Women Should Be involved in the Afghan Peace Talks

July 10,2019

Participation of women in peace negotiations plays a key role in durability of peace. Peace studies show that women’s participation in peace negotiations have a positive ...

Controversy over Women’s Rights and Freedoms Continues

July 09,2019

The rights and freedoms of women have been a highly controversial subjects during Afghan kings, communist regimes, Mujahidin, and the Taliban regime. Afghan women have been vulnerable ...

Will Afghans put Afghanistan First?

July 08,2019

Respecting our country is of one of the most important duties of us as an Afghan citizen. Any Afghan citizen should be aware of the same and respect the various integral aspects ...

Painting a Gloomy Picture of Peace Talks

July 07,2019

The war on terror was launched in Afghanistan after the 9/11 terrorist attack on World Trade Center complex in New York City. US forces took a military action as a backlash ...

How to Break the Peace Talks Stalemate

July 06,2019

Third Intra-Afghan Peace talks will soon start in July 7-8 to be jointly hosted by Qatar and Germany in Doha of Qatar.
The US and Taliban have already met 7 times ...

Afghans Need to Learn ‘Art of Living Together as Brothers’

July 04,2019

The world has figured out the main reason behind war and conflict and the foundation of freedom and justice as it is stated in the preamble of the Universal Declaration ...

Taliban’s Engagement in Civilian Casualties Outrages Public Conscience

July 03,2019

The indiscriminate attacks and suicide bombings, including Monday bombing in the heart of Kabul which killed and wounded dozens of civilians, carried out by the Taliban have ...

MWA Calls for Refugees’ Participation in Upcoming Polls

July 01,2019

KABUL - The Migration Watch Afghanistan (MWA) has warned that 3.5 million Afghan refugees could miss participation in the upcoming presidential election, asking the government ...

Supporting Intra-Afghan Dialogue a “Shared Responsibility”

July 01,2019

With President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani’s state visit to Pakistan, the trust deficit between Afghanistan and Pakistan is likely to diminish. The Afghan-Pak officials ...

Targeting Media Staff is War Crime

June 30,2019

Media play an essential role in Afghanistan. Following the collapse of the Taliban regime, a number of media outlets were launched to support democratic principles ...

Afghan Mining Investment Opportunities

June 29,2019

Afghan market is open to domestic and foreign entrepreneurs for investment in all areas, including mining sectors, and has attracted the attention of private . . .

Ifs and Buts of Peace Talks

June 27,2019

Regional stakeholders and Afghanistan’s neighboring countries have engaged in peace process more seriously so as to break the stalemate of peace talks between ...

Why Council of Afghan Presidential Candidates Deceive Their Own People

June 26,2019

Afghanistan Presidential hopefuls staged a rally on Thursday urging the formation of a takeover government and resignation of the elected Afghan president Ghani...

Cultural Interactions Likely to Promote Religious Tolerance

June 25,2019

Promoting religious tolerance and respecting one’s faith, race, and color will pave the ground for peaceful coexistence and uphold the spirit of brotherhood...

What Afghanistan Expects from Pakistan in the Peace Talks process

June 24,2019

Pakistan initiated peace summit on Afghanistan on Saturday. Many Afghan political leaders have attended the peace conference to pave the way for further Afghan-to-Afghan ...