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Afghan President Ghani signs decree to release Taliban prisoners

Afghan President Ghani signs decree to release Taliban prisoners

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has issued a decree to release of 1,500 Taliban prisoners as part of efforts to secure a peace deal with the insurgent group. Another 3,500 prisoners will be freed after negotiations begin. In exchange, the Taliban has agreed to hand over 1,000 government troops. Talks between the Taliban and Afghan government to end the war will run parallel with the release.

David
David
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Good news so long as it leads to peace.

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