Afghan’s President Ashraf Ghani addresses US troops in the course of a shock Thanksgiving day check out of US President Donald Trump at Bagram Air Field, on November 28, 2019 in Afghanistan.


The governing administration of Afghanistan has designed no determination to free of charge 5,000 Taliban prisoners as said in a pact signed involving the United States and Taliban Islamic militants, President Ashraf Ghani said on Sunday.

The Taliban desire for the launch of its prisoners from Afghan jails can not be a pre-condition to direct talks with the hardline group, Ghani explained to a information briefing in the money, Kabul.

Saturday’s accord between the United States and the Taliban reported both of those ended up committed to do the job expeditiously to release beat and political prisoners as a assurance-developing evaluate, with the coordination and approval of all pertinent sides.

Up to 5,000 jailed Taliban will be released in trade for up to 1,000 Afghan authorities captives by March 10, the pact added.

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