Zamir Kabulov

August 15 - day when Taliban takes control of Afghanistan

Militants of the radical Taliban movement (outlawed in Russia) entered Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Sunday, meeting no resistance, and started to take control of governmental offices and police stations, abandoned by pro-government …

Russian Consulate in Afghanistan temporarily suspends work

Russia’s Consulate General in the Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif has temporarily halted its operations because of the worsening situation in northern Afghanistan, Russian Presidential Envoy for Afghanistan and Director of the Russian Foreign …

Moscow welcomes Iranian presidential election results

Russia welcomes the results of the Iranian presidential election, and expresses the certainty that Moscow-Tehran cooperation will continue in a positive and constructive fashion, Russia's special presidential representative for Afghanistan, …

Iran in talks with Russia over $10 billion arms deal

Russia is ready to develop military and technical cooperation with Iran, the Russian Foreign Ministry’s director of the Second Asian Department, Zamir Kabulov, said, adding that Iran is interested in the purchase …

 NATO offers Russia to revive cooperation in Afghanistan

Russia is willing to revive joint projects with the NATO on Afghanistan after receiving signals of that nature from the Western military alliance, the head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Asia and Middle East Department, Zamir …