U.S.,Taliban held solid talks’

  1. The U.S. and the Taliban has held productive negotiations in Doha,Qatar aimed at ending the war in Afghanistan after their first round of talks also held in Doha.
  2. U.S. and Taliban are negotiating on a framework agreement on the withdrawal of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, as well as a guarantee that Afghan soil wouldn’t be used to launch terrorist attacks on the U.S. and other countries.
  3. However, Taliban has refused to engage with Afghan government as it considers the Afghan government illegitimate and has denied any negotiations with them.
  4. Indian Government have made it clear that they will not engage with Taliban directly and would rather pursue bilateral ties through investing in development projects.