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Taliban leader says no ceasefire as US envoy heads to region

Taliban leader says no ceasefire as US envoy heads to region

The Taliban's leader said Saturday the insurgents will not call a ceasefire any time soon, even as a US envoy was heading to the region for a fresh round of peace talks.

Taliban denies readiness to resume meetings with US envoy

Taliban denies readiness to resume meetings with US envoy

The Taliban movement denied news that it was ready to resume meetings with US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad ...

US envoy working on Gulf dispute quits

US envoy working on Gulf dispute quits

Anthony Zinni, a retired Marine Corps general and former head of US Central Command who has been working as an envoy for the Trump administration to resolve the Gulf crisis has resigned ...

Afghan Taliban attacks intensify as US peace envoy returns

Afghan Taliban attacks intensify as US peace envoy returns

The Taliban intensified attacks in a district heavily populated by minority Hazaras Sunday, as US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad returned to the region as part of efforts to convince the group to end the 17-year war.

Trump announces 'intent to nominate' US envoy to Qatar

Trump announces 'intent to nominate' US envoy to Qatar

US President Donald Trump has announced his "intent to nominate" Mary Catherine Phee as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the United States to Qatar, the White House has said in a statement.

Restless Conte fights to avoid slump

Restless Conte fights to avoid slump

Fuelled by the personal intensity that inspired Chelsea’s return to the top, Antonio Conte has vowed to stop the champions becoming the latest victims of the Premier League’s sophomore slump.