MEHWAR: One Year Since US-Taliban Deal Signed
The deal signed between President Donald Trump’s administration and the Taliban marked a one-year anniversary on Sunday, with the Afghan government saying that the accord did not end up with the expected results as violence in the country has increased. But the Taliban says it is a practical step toward achieving peace and stability in the country.
In this program, host Karim Amini discusses the topic with the following panelists.
Sima Samar, former chairperson of Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission
Qayum Sajjadi, an MP
Mohammad Naeem, Taliban spokesman
Rasul Talib, Afghan Republic’s negotiator
Ali Ahmad Jalali, former cabinet member