Afghan Taliban seek China’s support against US over Afghanistan peace talks
*ISLAMABAD - Afghan Taliban seek China’s support against United States over Afghanistan peace talks.*
*Suhail Shaheen, the Taliban spokesman for Qatar office confirmed on Sunday that a delegation of the group led by Mullah Baradar the head of Taliban’s political office in Qatar is in China for talks.*
Taliban deputy leader met with Chinese Special Envoy for Afghanistan Deng Xijun in Beijing where they discussed US-Taliban talks and the peace agreement, Mr. Shaheen wrote on Twitter.
Taliban earlier visited Russia and Iran.
The Taliban representative’s visits to regional countries come days after U.S. President Donald Trump announced that peace talks between Washington and Taliban are dead.