The final stage of the peace process which has begun in Doha could quite easily collapse if the Taliban exposes it to intransigence and continued violence
China holds trilateral meeting to mediate Afghanistan-Pakistan conflict: Beijing agrees to help Kabul in peace process
China on Tuesday hosted top Afghan and Pakistani officials in a bid to mediate a long-simmering conflict between Kabul and Islamabad.
In February, General John Nicholson, the US commander in Afghanistan, told the Senate Armed Services Committee that Afghanistan is in a "stalemate".
Kunduz is key to the Taliban's drug economy, an old base of Pakistan’s spies. Is it any surprise that Afghans feel Pakistan had a hand in its capture by the Taliban?