PESHAWAR: The draft peace agreement between the US UU. And the Taliban limits the US army to completing the withdrawal from Afghanistan in 14 months, while the Taliban made sure they won’t attack the troops during the process. The Islamic Cooperation Organization, Russia, China and Qatar are the guarantors of the agreement.
According to the draft agreement claimed by the Taliban and acquired from sources, the United States military would not take action against Afghan militants. Following the announcement of the withdrawal of foreign forces, the Afghan government will hold negotiations with the Taliban on the formation of a future government. The Taliban have said they will not allow the Afghan territory to be used for any terrorist activity or interfere with the internal problems of other countries. As a gesture of goodwill, both parties to the conflict will release their captives. The Taliban also agreed to guarantee the fundamental rights of people, including women with a warning “in accordance with Islamic sharia and Afghan traditions.” They have also assured the international community that it allows full freedom of expression and the media, which conditions it to the “interests of the State and fundamental Islamists.”
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The draft agreed between the Emirate of Islamic Afghanistan and the US UU., Which is now sent to President Donald Trump for approval, after which the documents would be signed. The marathon peace talks were held in Doha, Qatar and the following highlights of the broad agreement were closed between the parties to the conflict.
1- The government of the United States assured that all foreign forces, advisers and others involved in the peace talks would be withdrawn unconditionally. Both countries will maintain bilateral and diplomatic relations under international law and respect each other’s sovereignty.
2- The Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan will ensure that their territory is not allowed for terrorism against any country and will not interfere in the internal problems of other countries.
3- Afghanistan is the land of Afghans and the Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan would not allow any foreign citizen to use Afghan soil against any sovereign country or interfere in the internal affairs of others.
4- The United States will completely withdraw its army, including NATO forces within 14 months, and all foreign forces will leave Afghanistan in accordance with the agreed schedule, which is the fundamental part of the agreement.
5- The Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan would not attack the army or its supplies during the withdrawal process, likewise, USA. UU. He has said he will not attack the Taliban during the withdrawal and will not provide military support to the Afghan government against the Taliban. .
6- The United States will ensure that intra-Afghan talks between Afghan counterparts take place within a month after the withdrawal of foreign forces.
7- The Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan are prepared for such a government that is acceptable to all interested parties, including all ethnic and political forces and where each Afghan has its representation.
8- The Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan agreed to grant individual and collective rights to all citizens, including women in accordance with Islamic Shariah and Afghan traditions, with freedom of expression and media while defending the interests of the State and the fundamentals Islamic fundamentals.
9- As a gesture of sincerity and trust, the coalition forces and the Afghan government will release Taliban political prisoners for humanitarian reasons and those who cannot be convicted will be released unconditionally. The Taliban will also match the terms and release the soldiers, civilians and other Afghan prisoners held by them.
10- The Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan say that, by the time the withdrawal of the coalition troops is completed, they will hold talks with the Afghan government to establish an Islamic government after a ceasefire agreement with them.
11- The agreement reached between the Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan and the United States consists of 11 clauses and two subclauses. Representatives of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation, the Russian Federation, the People’s Republic of China and Qatar will sign as guarantors. While Taliban adviser on political affairs, Mulla Abdul Ghani Baradar, would sign on behalf of the Emirates of Islamic Afghanistan and US Foreign Secretary Mike Pompeo will also sign the documents.