Afghan President Ashraf Ghani welcomed the decision and announced a ceasefire. According to the publication, a representative of the Taliban Zabiullah Mujahid announced a ceasefire.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani welcomed the Taliban’s decision.
"As commander in chief, I instructed ANDSF (Afghan National Defense and Security Forces) to adhere to a three-day truce and defend itself only in case of attack," the president said.
The ceasefire is due to begin May 24.
February 29, 2020, the United States signed a peace agreement with the Taliban, which should put an end to the 18-year war in Afghanistan. It provides for the withdrawal of all American troops from Afghanistan.