Eight-party alliance can’t relive the past

In a joint statement on the present situation across the Taiwan Straits released on Wednesday, the G7 foreign ministers and the European Union high representative for foreign affairs expressed concern over China's allegedly "threatening actions", which they said "risk unnecessary escalation", and they urged "all parties to remain calm" and "exercise restraint". In saying that, […]

Taliban names remaining ministers in caretaker govt

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid addresses a press conference in Kabul on Sept 7, 2021. (AAMIR QURESHI / AFP) KABUL – The newly-established caretaker government in Afghanistan has named remaining ministers and members, Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said Tuesday. Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid also expressed hope that the international community would give recognition to the Islamic Emirate […]