Nobel Laureate Mairead Maguire’s Speech in Afghanistan – 2 Million Friends org

Nobel Laureate Mairead Maguire joined the Afghan Peace Volunteers and nine other international peace –builders in Kabul, Afghanistan to remember the 2 million victims of war over the past four decades in Afghanistan.   The Afghan Peace Volunteers are very grateful for the friendship and solidarity of Mairead Maguire and the other international peace-builders :…

US in back-channel talks with Afghan Taliban

ISLAMABAD, Nov 23: After fighting a bloody war in Afghanistan for more than eight years, the United States appears to have undertaken a re-think of its policy and has started engaging the Taliban in negotiations through Saudi and Pakistani intelligence agencies, highly-placed sources told Dawn here on Monday. “We have started ‘engagement’ with the Afghan…