Afghanistan announces Eid holiday ceasefire with Taliban

KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced a ceasefire with Taliban insurgents from Monday to mark the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, days after fighting in the central city of Ghazni and a northern province. Advertisement Taliban sources said their leaders had also provisionally agreed a four-day truce during the annual Islamic feast of sacrifice, though supreme … Continue reading Afghanistan announces Eid holiday ceasefire with Taliban