Afghan government to free 900 Taliban prisonersChristian Fernsby ▼ | May 26, 2020
The Afghan government urged the Taliban to extend a three-day ceasefire which is due to end on Tuesday night and also announced that it would release 900 prisoners from the militant group on Tuesday.
Spokesman Javid Faisal
Topics: Afghan Taliban
The Taliban announced the three-day ceasefire to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr that ends the holy month of Ramadan. It expires at midnight on Tuesday (1930 GMT). ■