Daily Archives: August 18, 2018

Taliban Chief: US Offers to End Afghan War ‘Neither Rational Nor Practical’

The fugitive Taliban leader renewed his call Saturday for direct talks with the United States, dismissing as impractical and unacceptable “propositions” he asserted Washington has offered to promote a negotiated end to the war in Afghanistan.

Malawi Hibatullah Akhundzada, in …