U.S.-Taliban talks focus on Afghan ceasefire

FILE PHOTO: A member of the Afghan security forces stands guard next to damaged army vehicles after a Taliban attack in Ghazni city, Afghanistan, August 15, 2018. REUTERS/Mustafa Andaleb/File Photo

KABUL/PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) – U.S. and Taliban officials have discussed proposals for a six-month ceasefire in Afghanistan and a future withdrawal of foreign troops as talks aimed at setting up peace negotiations went into a second day, Taliban sources said. The meeting in Abu Dhabi is at least the third time that U.S. special peace […]

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