Editor in Chief: Moh. Reza Huwaida Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Government Releases 35 Taliban Inmates

Government Releases  35 Taliban Inmates

KABUL - Thirty-five Taliban prisoners have been released from the National Directorate of Security (NDS) detention centres in compliance to presidential decree, a statement from the country’s spy network said on Monday.
According to the statement the release of Taliban prisoners from NDS detention centres is a gesture of good will for the progress made during peace talks.
The Afghan government always opened the doors of talks and negotiation with the armed opponents.
“The release of 35 Taliban prisoners is a sign of government willingness for peace and negotiation in the country,” the statement said.
On Sunday the Taliban freed around 76 prisoners from some of their prisoners. (Pajhwok)