TDN World Desk: US-Taliban peace deal was signed on February 29. As a part of implementation of the deal US has begun pulling out its troops from Afghanistan.reportedly on Monday America withdrew hundreds of soldiers from the war-torn Afghan-soil.
According to the Associated press, the initial proccess of withdrawing forces has begun. A US official said that the country has planned to reduce its troops from 13,000 to 8,60.
According to the peace agreement signed with the Taliban leaders, troops are to be ppulled over the course of 135 days from five bases.And considering the statbility, the US will pull mout the remaining forces within 14 months.Defense secretary Mark esper has given the approval to pulling out forces on March 2.
The unprecedented peace-deal signed last month between the Taliban leadrers and US in Doha, the capital of qatar.US peace envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad and one of the Taliban’s senior leaders, Mullah Abdul Ghani Barada inked the peace agreement.