The US military in Afghanistan on Saturday urged warring parties to “return to the political path” in a rare open letter to the Taliban as a surge in violence risks shattering a hoped-for peace process.
Path to a resolution lies in the implementation of the #Doha agreement.
Do not harm the current environment with pointless & provocative statements.
We are committed to our end, honor your own obligations. https://t.co/0NQl19rqSv
— Zabihullah (..ذبـــــیح الله م ) (@Zabehulah_M33) May 2, 2020
US President Donald Trump has repeatedly said he wants American troops home, and the Taliban realize that as long as they don’t hit American or foreign troops, there are few consequences for continued attacks, experts say.