Taliban offers to free US soldier in exchange for Guatanamo prisoners

  • The Afghan Taliban is set to give away a US soldier who was held in prison from 2009. The Afghan Taliban is ready to exchange the soldier for five senior operatives of theirs who are at present being held in prison at Guatanamo Bay.

    This offer came in the opening of a Taliban political office in Doha, Qatar where representatives from both countries will hold peace talks.

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