Pakistan has said that the participation of the United States is a must in a dialogue on Afghanistan initiated by Moscow, citing U.S. as the "biggest stakeholder" in the country.
A senior Afghan official has said that the government will push regional countries including Russia to press the Taliban for peace, it has been reported.
The total trade volume between Afghanistan and Kazakhstan stands at 437 million dollars annually, Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries said Saturday.
An American soldier was killed during operations against Islamic State militant group in eastern Afghanistan late Saturday, U.S. military said.
Afghanistan, Pakistan and the United Kingdom during a trilateral meeting in London last month agreed that a third party should oversee the two Asian neighbours' actions against exchanged lists of militants, Kabul said Saturday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday defended her country's deportations of rejected Afghan asylum seekers, saying other European countries were also doing the same.
At least 24 militants were killed when they were targeted by pilotless aircraft in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province on Friday, officials said.
A major tree experiment centre will be inaugurated in Kabul this year, potentially reducing the country's reliance on import, according to officials.
Youth who are left unemployed are joining militant groups in southern Kandahar province, its police chief has said.
Afghanistan has many investment opportunities in various areas, President Ashraf Ghani said during his visit to Singapore on Friday.