Tag - Mohammad Hassan Akhund

Taliban name UN envoy, ask to address UNGA


Kabul: The Taliban have demanded representation at this week's United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session, thereby challenging the credentials of the pre-existing envoy of the country. The Taliban have named a new UN permanent representative – Mohammad Suhail Shaheen, once a spokesperson for the insurgents during peace negotiations in Qatar. The move is expected to trigger a...