Exclusive: Pompeo Declines to Sign Risky Afghan Peace Deal
The deal doesn't ensure several crucial things, those familiar with the discussions tell TIME
who declines to sign fatally flawed Afghan deal. “Taliban’s goals for Afghanistan not changed,” said
. “It seeks to eject US, reestablish its Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan & impose Islamic government.”
Amber Rahim Shamsi
“It is all based on hope. There is no trust. There is no history of trust. There is no evidence of honesty and sincerity from the Taliban,” and intercepted communications “show that they think they have fooled the U.S.”
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Mike Pompeo refuses to sign the ‘Risky Afghan Peace Deal’ negotiated by #Khalilzadeh with the #Taliban |