Afghanistan would have been long over, and maybe this time we would have kept our promises to help rebuild and help bring social order to the people of made some many years before 9/11, if we hadn't Abandoned the main missions of and the promises years back and with cheers from the majority with each drum beat growing louder and pointed at Iraq!!
Full text of the statement read by a Taliban spokesman in Qatar on the agreement to enter into peace talks with the US
18 June 2013 - The full statement on Afghanistan peace talks read out in English by an unnamed Taliban spokesman at a news conference in Qatar, as transcribed by the Guardian
Statement concerning the opening of the political office of the Islamic Emirate [Taliban] in Qatar.
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