"Representatives of the united states and the afghan taliban, met on Monday in the United arab emirates to continue to try to establish a basis for peace talks."
"A spokesperson for the taliban, says that the representatives of saudi Arabia, Pakistan and the United arab emirates will also participate in the talks, which aims to put an end to the 17-year-long war in Afghanistan."
"The diplomatic efforts to resolve the conflict have lately been intensified, but the taliban refuses to further acquaint themselves with the internationally recognised government in Kabul, which they see as non-legitimate and added from the rest of the world."
"the Taliban, who fought to reinstate strict islamic laws after being toppled from power in 2001, believes that the international militärstyrkors presence in Afghanistan is the biggest obstacle to peace."
"in Spite of the increased diplomatic trevarna continue fighting in Afghanistan, with great losses of life on both sides."