Since the International Criminal Court began collecting material three months ago for a possible war crimes case involving Afghanistan, it has gotten a staggering 1.17 million statements from Afghans who say they were victims.
US Republican Senator Rand Paul has called on President Donald Trump to scrap his plans for extending years-long American military presence in Afghanistan and spend the Afghan War funding at home instead.
The Iranian defense minister said the US is transferring Daesh to Afghanistan to justify its military presence in the Asian country following heavy blows dealt to the terrorist group in Syria and Iraq.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has admitted that Kabul would accept talks with certain elements of the Taliban as the government finds itself under mounting public and international pressure to improve security in the wake of recent major acts of terror in the capital.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei expressed regret over the deaths of Afghan civilians in Daesh terror attacks, saying the United States has been relocating the terror group from the Middle East to the South Asian country to justify its military presence in the region.
Afghanistan Sunday declared a day of national mourning as the toll for those killed by a huge bomb hidden in an ambulance in Kabul topped 100 people and tensions remained high after militants struck in the city for the second time in a week.
US President Donald Trump has called for ‘decisive action’ against the Taliban terrorist group by ‘all countries’ in Afghanistan following yet another terror bombing in the country’s capital Kabul that killed at least 95 people.