Taliban call on Trump to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan
Published: 2016-11-09 17:38:24.0 BdST Updated: 2016-11-09 17:38:24.0 BdST
The Afghan Taliban on Wednesday called on US president-elect Donald Trump to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan.
"Our message is that the Americans should draft a policy not to take away the independence and sovereignty of other nations.
Most importantly they should withdraw all their troops from Afghanistan," the Taliban said in a statement in reaction to Trump's surprise election win.
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