Saturday 04 February 2017 08:48 CET
UN lifts sanctions against former Afghan warlord
Former Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has been removed from a United Nations Islamic State and Al-Qaeda sanctions list, according to a statement published Friday.
Thursday 29 September 2016 12:18 CET
Afghan president signs peace deal with infamous militant leader
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday signed a peace agreement with one of the country's most notorious warlords, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the final step before the implementation of an immediate ceasefire.