Afghans free 900 Taliban prisoners in hope of extended ceasefire


AFGHANISTAN-CONFLICT-CEASEFIRE Taliban prisoners walk out vehicles after their release from the Bagram prison, as they arrive in the city of Kabul on May 26, 2020. WAKIL KOHSAR/AFP/Getty The Afghan government announced Tuesday the release of 900 more Taliban prisoners. It was a goodwill gesture aimed at convincing the insurgent group […]