6:30 REPORT: War And Peace in Afghanistan Discussed
In this episode of 6:30 Report, host Sayed Tariq Majidi reviews the prospects of peace and war between the Afghan government and the Taliban.
Core points of the program:
• Rumors about direct talks between the Afghan Taliban and the US
• NATO’s affirmation of support to Afghan forces until 2024
• Are the US and other foreign countries looking to draw a new picture of peace in Afghanistan
This week the New York Times reported that US President Donald Trump has ordered his top diplomats to seek ways of engaging in direct peace negotiation talks with the Taliban to end the 17-year long war in the country.