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Khalilzad: Taliban should assure that their prisoners won’t return to battlefield

Zalmay Khalilzad, the US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, in an exclusive interview with Ariana News, said that the Taliban should guarantee that their prisoners will not fight again adding that they should implement each section of the US-Taliban deal. He added that Ghani-Abdullah tensions are resolvable. Zalmay Khalilzad, in …

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Time to bring US troops home: Trump

US President Donald Trump said that it is time “to bring our people back home,” following the signing of US-Taliban agreement for bringing peace to Afghanistan.   Addressing a press conference in White House, Trump said that the US would reduce its forces in Afghanistan approximately to 8600, “and then …

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Government district governor taken captive by Taliban – Samangaan

Taliban abducted the governor of Dara-e-Sof district of Samangaan on Monday. Local sources in Samangan, reported by Chapaar correspondent, say that Ahamd Ali Hussaini district governor of Dara-e-Sof was taken as captive Monday by Taliban in Chipchel district, Darah-e-Paeen, Samangaan province. Muneer Rahimi spokesman of Samangaan Police confirmed the abduction …

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13 incidents in first 3 days of RIV: MoI

The Interior Ministry said that at least three Afghan forces were killed and eight others wounded on the third day of the week-long term “reduction in violence” (RiV) in Helmand, Balkh and Samangan provinces. The seven-day reduction in violence between the Afghan and foreign forces and the Taliban militants began …

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