MEHWAR: Govt Would Release Prisoners for Peace, Says Danish
Second Vice President Mohammad Sarwar Danish on Friday said the Afghan government is ready to release the Taliban prisoners “within the framework of the prevailing laws of the country” if it furthers opportunities for peace.
He said the government is ready for this process to “create conditions” for talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban.
Danish said the Taliban should show their desire for peace by reducing the scale of violence and by agreeing on a ceasefire.
In this program, host Karim Amini discusses the topic with following panelists.
• Sima Samar, State Minister for Human Rights Affairs
• Amanullah Paiman, former MP