Jaishankar discusses Afghan situation with US Senator

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday met a US Congressional delegation led by Texas Senator John Cornyn and exchanged views on developments in Afghanistan and the Indo-Pacific. The visit comes ahead of a near-future visit by Thomas West India, the new US Special Representative on Afghanistan. ‚ÄúPleasant to meet the US Congressional delegation led … Read more

NSA Ajit Doval chairs key regional talks on Afghanistan

Recent developments in Afghanistan have significant implications not only for the people of that country but also for its neighbors and the region, NSA Ajit Doval said on Wednesday at the eight-nation talks hosted by India on the Afghan crisis. Presiding over the meeting, Doval in his inaugural address said that it is time for … Read more

NSA Ajit Doval holds bilateral talks with Tajik and Uzbek counterparts; focus on afghanistan

Ahead of a regional security dialogue on Afghanistan, NSA Ajit Doval and his Uzbek counterpart Viktor Makhmudov said on Tuesday that the new Afghan regime should seek legitimacy within that country before seeking international recognition, official sources said. Doval held separate bilateral talks with Makhmudov and Tajikistan’s Security Council Secretary Rahmatzon Mahmudzoda, with a broad … Read more

Delhi Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan: NSA to discuss spread of terrorism, radical ideology from Afghan soil

The Delhi Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan on 10 November seeks to strengthen the common approach between India, Russia, Iran and five Central Asian countries based on common concerns over cross-border terrorism, export of radical ideology and the humanitarian situation in the landlocked country. Will do Even Pakistan and its close ally China have decided … Read more