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Taliban flout official end of ceasefire with deadly assault in Paktia

Taliban flout official end of ceasefire with deadly assault in Paktia

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In your opinion, the recent power-sharing agreement between President Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah will:

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Afghan government launches programme to help families of fallen soldiers
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Taliban further undermines peace deal with suicide bombing in Paktia
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Wave of violence and threats casts doubt on fate of Afghan peace process
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Taliban commander arrested after visit with Iran's Revolutionary Guards
Taliban commander arrested after visit with Iran's Revolutionary Guards

The military chief was dropped off at the Afghan border by members of Iran's Revolutionary Guards, and arrested when he crossed over into Herat Province.

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In your opinion, the recent power-sharing agreement between President Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah will: