Us Taliban Agreement Points

Finally, the agreement stipulates that the United States will enter into diplomatic talks with the UN in order to remove Taliban members from the “sanctions list.” Mohammed Naeem, a Taliban representative in Doha, called the deal “a step forward.” “The United States will not hesitate to abrogate the agreement,” Esper said at a ceremony with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, held in Doha at the same time as the signing. These tensions between Taliban leaders escalated on February 29, 2020, when political leaders called for a reduction in violence before the agreement was signed. Instead of observing the decrease in violence, many commanders continued to attack in the country. .