The Norwegian Refugee Council has warned that 2.6 million people in Afghanistan are close to famine.
The German government's move defies concerns the United States is preparing to pull out of the country.
Habibi said that the Salang highway will remain closed until the weather improves.
President Ghani said Mujaddadi’s political activities and achievements had been significant.
Jalalabad residents also said the “dignity of Afghanistan” must be maintained throughout the peace process.
Jens Stoltenberg commends Ghani for his “leadership and initiative” regarding the peace process.
Flights into and out of Herat have been cancelled and roads have been closed.
Kabulov will hold a meeting with US special envoy for Afghanistan reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad in Turkey this month.
Reports indicate that Taliban’s chief negotiator Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanakzai will lead the Taliban team.
The aim of the jirga will be for delegates to define negotiable and non-negotiable issues in peace talks.
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