07 Jun '18, 8am

Afghan president announces brief cease-fire with Taliban: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on…

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday announced a weeklong cease-fire with the Taliban beginning next week and lasting several days, through the end of Ramadan and into one of the holiest periods of the year for Muslims. Both U.S. forces and Afghan security forces will unilaterally cease operations against the Taliban beginning on Tuesday, but will continue to target the Islamic State in Afghanistan, al-Qaida and other foreign-backed groups, according to Ghani and a U.S. military statement. Ghani linked the cease-fire to a ruling by 2,000 religious scholars in Kabul on June 4 that declared that the war in Afghanistan was “forbidden under the Islamic law.” The Taliban denounced the clerics’ declaration; subsequently, an attack on the gathering claimed by ISIS killed 14 people and wounded many others. “This cease-fire is an opportunity for Taliban to...

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アフガニスタン大統領、来週、タリバンに対してラマダンの終わりまで停戦することを発表。米軍も同調。ただしISなど外国勢力とは戦う。 来週は北朝鮮、中国、アフガンと世界の秩序が動く。 https://t.co/BxXXRUkCIG

アフガニスタン大統領、来週、タリバンに対してラマダンの終わりまで停戦することを発表。米軍も同調...

stripes.com 07 Jun '18, 11am

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アフガニスタン大統領、タリバンとの停戦の延長を命令。 停戦に反対するIS。ISはどこでも平和が嫌いだねぇ。 https://t.co/5qSKymiUUr

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