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Mohammad Nabi, Internment Serial Number 832 The Taliban announced today that it is opening a "political office" in Qatar. According to a translation of the Taliban's message by the SITE Intelligence Group, the office is intended to "spread understanding with the international community." The US has previously signaled its desire for the Taliban to open such an office. The office is seen as a key part of diplomatic talks. Previous efforts at such talks have failed, however, as the US has even engaged phony Taliban intermediaries in its pursuit of an elusive peace. In its statement, the Taliban announced that it has "demanded the release of its captives from Guantanamo through a prisoner exchange." The Taliban did not list the detainees it seeks to free, or how this "prisoner exchange" would work. However, the Afghan High Peace Council, which has sought to broker the peace t...

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