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Afghan president publishes opinion paper in NY Times, seeks negotiations with Taliban leader

Afghan president Ashraf Ghani has published an opinion piece in the New York Times celebrating the recent, short-lived cease-fire between the government and the Taliban over the Eid festival. In it, Ghani emphasizes the people’s exhaustion with the war and their desire for peace, as well as his personal willingness to meet Taliban leader Malawi Haibatullah Akhundzada “anywhere he wants” for negotiations.  

Source: Opinion | I Will Negotiate With the Taliban Anywhere – The New York Times

Afghan president publishes opinion paper in NY Times, seeks negotiations with Taliban leader

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