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Afghan President Orders Taliban Prisoner Release

Seattle Times Wednesday, 11 March 2020
KABUL, Afghanistan — President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan on Wednesday ordered the phased release of thousands of imprisoned Taliban fighters, caving in on an earlier refusal that was threatening to derail the next steps of the American negotiated peace plan. Ghani’s government was furious when — as part of the deal signed last month between […]
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