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Afghan to Free 400 Taliban After Loya Jirga Endorsed Prisoners Release

VOA News Tuesday, 11 August 2020
Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani issued a decree Monday to release the 400 Taliban prisoners that the Afghan government considered 'dangerous'
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News video: Afghan govt begins releasing last Taliban prisoners

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The Afghan government has begun releasing the last Taliban prisoners from a final batch of 400 who the militants want freed before they agree to start peace negotiations, a security agency spokesman said on Friday. Olivia Chan reports.

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