Taliban states the 2 sides will have “consultations” among by themselves within the next 2 days.
Taliban and the US peace negotiators in Doha are using a two-day break after “extensive” conversations on Tuesday and also Wednesday on counterterrorism and also US troops abstaining, the Taliban said in a statement on Thursday.
The statement declared that Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the group’s number 2 and also head of Taliban’s Qatar office, previously 3 days, met with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and also Minister of Foreign Dealings Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, Qatari NSA, US chief negotiator Zalmay Khalilzad along with the US and also NATO forces commander in Afghanistan
Sources knowledgeable about Qatar talks declared that through these 3 days, working organizations from the Taliban along with the US have been focusing on a draft about forces abstaining and also assurance that following the abstaining of the forces, Afghanistan will never be utilized as a place of threat against the US as well as other nations.
According to the sources, it is expected that the 2 sides can make decisions on Thursday on both of these problems and then they will start their talks on a ceasefire and also beginning of talks between the Afghan govt along with the Taliban.