Deputy United States Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo said it is essential to maintain US sanctions against the Taliban.
There are about 130 children at the orphanage which has operated for more than a decade.
Afghanistan and Pakistan are the world’s last countries with endemic polio, an incurable and highly infectious disease.
Zalmay Khalilzad had been under pressure since the collapse of the Afghan government and the Taliban’s takeover.
FMs of Iran, China, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Russia to hold talks in Tehran.
Hundreds of female judges forced to live a life of fear and anonymity since the group’s August takeover of the country.
Interior ministry spokesman tells Al Jazeera that all schools and universities will reopen ‘in a very short time’.
Relatives laid the bodies of the victims to rest and called on the Taliban to protect them.
Pakistan, China, and Iran are yet to recognise the Taliban government, but they all have an interest in doing so.
Washington also pledges to help family members who were interested to relocate to the US following botched operation.
Haji Najibullah, charged in relation to 2008 attack on US troops in Afghanistan, says accusations are ‘incorrect’.
Qatar, in coordination with FIFA, evacuates almost 100 Afghan football players and their families from Afghanistan.
Migration and human rights experts call on the EU to deliver a more proactive and unified response on Afghan asylum.
ISIS-K claims responsibility for attack that killed at least 47 people inside a mosque in southern city on Friday.