Pompeo, Esper meet Afghan president on cusp of Taliban deal
Friday, 14 February 2020 () MUNICH (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary Mark Esper met Friday with Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani amid signs that a truce between the United States and the Taliban is imminent. Pompeo and Esper met Ghani on the sidelines of an international security forum in Munich as officials said a “reduction […]
The United States has reached an agreement with the Taliban on a week-long reduction of violence that could lead to U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, a senior administration official said on Friday, while cautioning that Taliban needed to honor commitments for the accord to stick. Colette Luke...
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The U.S.-Taliban deal was struck in protracted negotiations in the Qatari capital Doha and was announced on Friday after a meeting between U.S. Secretary of... Zee News Also reported by •Reuters •Seattle Times