Taliban says 'no ceasefire plans' in Afghanistan

Taliban says 'no ceasefire plans' in Afghanistan

Taliban says that they did not agree to a ceasefire in Afghanistan

Afghan police inspect the site of a suicide attack, in northern Parwan province, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. (AP Photo)

The Taliban Monday denied agreeing to any ceasefire in Afghanistan after rumours swirled of a potential deal that would see a reduction in fighting after more than 18 years of war.

"In the past few days, some media have been releasing untrue reports about a ceasefire... The fact is that, the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan has no ceasefire plans," the Taliban said in a statement.

 

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