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US-Taliban truce takes effect ahead of Afghanistan peace deal signing

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

A temporary truce between the United States and the Taliban has taken effect, setting the stage for the two sides to sign a peace deal next week aimed at ending 18 years of war in Afghanistan.
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Afghanistan war: Taliban-US truce countdown begins in bid to end 18-year conflict

Afghanistan war: Taliban-US truce countdown begins in bid to end 18-year conflict

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

The end of 18 years of war in Afghanistan could be in sight as the countdown to signing a peace agreement between the Taliban and the United States will begin on Friday.
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