WASHINGTON (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 12th August, 2019) The United States and Taliban concluded a new round of talks, US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad said in a statement on Monday.
Al-Qaeda (banned in Russia) took responsibility for the attacks and Taliban-led government of Afghanistan then backed the terror group.
The United States and Taliban are attempting to reach a peace deal that would include the withdrawal of foreign troops fromAfghanistan for assurances the country will not be used as a safe haven for terrorists.
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