Obama Agrees to Release Taliban Leaders From Gitmo
So how does the Obama Adminstration respond to the continued attacks by the Taliban?
They step up surrender talks.
The Obama Administration has agreed to release Taliban leaders from Gitmo.
The Guardian reported, via FOX Nation:
The US has agreed in principle to release high-ranking Taliban officials from Guantánamo Bay in return for the Afghan insurgents’ agreement to open a political office for peace negotiations in Qatar, the Guardian has learned.
According to sources familiar with the talks in the US and in Afghanistan, the handful of Taliban figures will include Mullah Khair Khowa, a former interior minister, and Noorullah Noori, a former governor in northern Afghanistan.
More controversially, the Taliban are demanding the release of the former army commander Mullah Fazl Akhund. Washington is reported to be considering formally handing him over to the custody of another country, possibly Qatar.