Taliban won’t work with US to contain Islamic State: spokesman

Published Oct 10 2021 at 2:27 AM GMT
  • The Taliban has ruled out cooperation with the United States to contain extremist groups in Afghanistan, staking out an uncompromising position on a key issue ahead of the first direct talks between the former foes since America withdrew from the country in August.
  • Senior Taliban officials and US representatives met this weekend in Doha, the capital of Qatar.
  • Officials from both sides have said issues include reining in extremist groups and the evacuation of foreign citizens and Afghans from the….



  • Published Oct 10, 2021 2:27 AM GMT