U.S. negotiators, Afghan Taliban officials agree to withdrawal of foreign troops within 18 months in draft peace deal

Taliban officials said U.S. negotiators on Saturday agreed a draft peace deal stipulating the withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan within 18 months of the agreement being signed. The details were released by Taliban sources at the end of six days of talks with U.S. special peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in Qatar aimed at ending… Read More U.S. negotiators, Afghan Taliban officials agree to withdrawal of foreign troops within 18 months in draft peace deal