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Afghanistan prepares to swap 100 Taliban prisoners for 20 security forces

WorldNews Friday, 3 April 2020
Afghanistan prepares to swap 100 Taliban prisoners for 20 security forcesKABUL: Afghanistan began on Thursday the process of releasing from jail 100 Taliban Islamist militants in a prisoner swap for 20 of its security forces, a senior security official and a Taliban representative said. It is the first step towards freeing 6,000 prisoners held by the Afghan government and the insurgent group, among confidence-building measures key to the success of a peace deal between the United States and the...
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