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US-Taliban deal would see 5,400 troops withdraw: Khalizad

09 September, 2019 3:00 am 3:00 am

KABUL– The United States would withdraw 5,400 troops from Afghanistan within 20 weeks as part of a deal “in principle” with Taliban militants, Washington’s top negotiator has said. Zalmay Khalilzad revealed details of the long-awaited deal for the first time in a TV interview after briefing Afghan leaders on the agreement on Monday. But he … Read More