Taliban plan to present peace proposal to Afghan government

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The Taliban plan to present a written peace proposal to the Afghan government side as soon as next month, a spokesman for the Islamist insurgents said even as they make major territorial gains following the withdrawal of foreign forces. Hundreds of Afghan security force members have fled into neighbouring Tajikistan in the face of Taliban advances since the United States vacated its main Afghan base Bagram in northern Kabul – the centrepiece of US and NATO might for almost two decades in the country – as foreign forces leave the country ahead of US President Joe Biden’s September 11 deadline. …

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