26 mai 2020

Afghanistan frees 900 more Taliban inmates on last day of truce


Authorities release prisoners from across the country, with approximately 600 of them from notorious Bagram jail near capital Kabul, following insurgents' three-day ceasefire to mark Eid al Fitr.Taliban prisoners walk out vehicles after their release from the Bagram prison, as they arrive in the city of Kabul on May 26, 2020.(AFP)Afghan authorities freed 900 more Taliban prisoners on Tuesday, as calls grew for the insurgents to extend a ceasefire on its third and final day. Authorities said [...]