Afghan Taliban get big support from Russia

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Afghan Taliban get big support from Russia

KABUL - Afghan Taliban claim big support from Russia over the dead peace deal with United States.

Taliban’s political office in Qatar has claimed that Russia supports Taliban’s stance regarding the peace deal and withdrawal of the foreign forces from Afghanistan as per the peace agreement, Khaama Press has reported.

Suhail Shaheen, a spokesman for the political office of Taliban said in a Twitter post a Taliban delegation led by Sher Abbas Stanikzai viisted Moscow and clarified the group’s stance during the meeting with the Russia’s special envoy Zamir Kabulov.

Shaheen went on to claim that Moscow supported Taliban’s stance and withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan as per the peace deal.

The visit by Taliban delegation to Moscow apparently took place after the U.S. President Donald Trump called off peace talks with Taliban in the wake of a series of deadly attacks.

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