Taliban officials: 3 Taliban in Qatar for prisoner swap

Credit: WorldNews- Published 3 weeks ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Three ranking Taliban prisoners released by the Kabul government have been flown to Qatar for an expected swap for an American and an Australian hostage held by the insurgents since their abduction in 2016, Taliban officials said Tuesday. The whereabouts of the two hostages — American, Kevin King and...
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Published 3 weeks ago -  01:25
U.S., Australian hostages freed by Afghan Taliban in swap
Afghan and Taliban sources confirm that a prisoner swap has successfully released American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks, faculty at the American University in Kabul, in exchange for captured senior militant commanders. Matthew Larotonda reports.

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