Afghan president-elect delays inauguration amid talks to end stand-off
Monday, 9 March 2020 Afghan President-elect Ashraf Ghani on Monday delayed his planned inauguration until later in the day, after his rival postponed his scheduled competing swearing-in ceremony as their dispute over an election appeared to be coming to a head.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday tried to rescue a U.S.-led effort to bring peace to Afghanistan. Pompeo met with Taliban officials at a Qatari military base after visiting Kabul. According..
Islamic State is believed to have attempted to attack the re-election inauguration of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. It comes just days after the U.S.-led troop withdrawal agreement was signed with the..