Afghan to Free 400 Taliban After Loya Jirga Endorsed Prisoners Release

August 11, 2020 12:56 AM
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Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani issued a decree Monday to release the 400 Taliban prisoners that the Afghan government considered ‘dangerous.’ This comes after the Loya Jirga, or grand assembly, on Sunday endorsed the release of the remaining Taliban. VOA’s Hikmat Sorosh reports from Kabul.