Taliban announces three-day ceasefire in Afghanistan for Eid-ul-Adha

Taliban announces three-day ceasefire in Afghanistan for Eid-ul-Adha

In Afghanistan, the Taliban have declared a three-day ceasefire on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha starting from Friday.

A spokesman of Taliban, Zabihullah Mujahid in a tweet said that they have

directed the Taliban not to carry out any operation during this period.

However, he clarified that if Taliban fighters come under attack from government forces, they will retaliate.

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Meanwhile, the Afghan President’s spokesman, Sediq Sediqqi, has welcomed the ceasefire announcement.

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