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Afghanistan to free 900 more Taliban prisoners

Taliban prisoners wave inside a vehicle during their release from the Bagram prison, next to the U.S. military base in Bagram, some 50 kms north of Kabul. Some 100 Taliban prisoners were released from a military prison in Afghanistan on May 25 as part of the government's response to a surprise ceasefire offered by the militants to mark the Eid al-Fitr festival. (AFP PHOTO / Afghanistan's (NCS) National Security Council)

 

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