Pakistan

Pakistan Agrees to Release Former Afghan Taliban #2

To help peace efforts, according to Pakistan

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Pakistan has agreed in principle to released former second-in-command for the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, Foreign Office spokesman Aizaz Chaudhry said on Tuesday.

A foreign news agency quoting Prime Minister's adviser on foreign affairs, Sartaj Aziz reported that Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar will be released as soon as this month to help peace efforts in Afghanistan.