U.S., Taliban Reach Agreement That Could Precede Peace Deal

The U.S. and the Afghan Taliban are getting ready to sign a historic peace deal subsequent week meant to conclusion America’s longest war, if the two sides succeed in lessening violence in Afghanistan in excess of the subsequent seven times.

Soon after months of on-all over again, off-all over again talks, the U.S. and Taliban agreed to curtail most assaults throughout Afghanistan in a deal that took impact soon after midnight on Saturday in the place, starting off a weeklong clock that is intended to conclusion with a everlasting peace deal.