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US, Taliban negotiators meet again in Doha

US, Taliban negotiators meet again in Doha

Jan 21, 2020 - 10:49

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Talibaninfo-icon and US negotiators have held detailed talks, which would continue on today (Tuesday), says a spokesman for the movement’s political office.

Suhail Shaheen tweeted, “Future steps were discussed with US negotiators yesterday evening (Monday). The talks between the two sides will be underway today as well.”

From the Taliban side, Mullahinfo-icon Abdul Ghani Baradar, Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai and Amir Khan Mutaqi attended the talks. The US was represented by Zalmay Khalilzad and Gen. Scott Miller.

The Taliban say a long-awaited peace deal with the US could be sealed by the end of the current month. The agreement will pave the way for the withdrawal of foreign troops and intra-Afghan dialogue.


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