US soldiers in Afghanistan in June. Photo: AFP US soldiers in Afghanistan in June. Photo: AFP
US soldiers in Afghanistan in June. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump sees ‘good chance’ for peace accord with Taliban by end of month

  • US defence chief says both sides have been negotiating proposed seven-day reduction in violence
  • Deal would commit insurgents to curb attacks, while US would reduce troop presence, paving way for peace accord

Topic |   War in Afghanistan
US soldiers in Afghanistan in June. Photo: AFP US soldiers in Afghanistan in June. Photo: AFP
US soldiers in Afghanistan in June. Photo: AFP
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