3-Day Truce, Prisoner Release Deal Inspire Hopes For Reconciliation In Afghanistan

Credit: NPR- Published on May 25, 2020
The Taliban announced the cease-fire in honor of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, and the Afghan government quickly reciprocated by initiating a process to release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners.
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