Afghanistan and Taliban agree to free prisoners amid coronavirus concerns, ISIS attacks

Afghanistan will free 100 Taliban prisoners "on humanitarian grounds—including health, age and vulnerability to COVID19," but new ISIS-claimed violence threatens to upend a delicate peace process.

(Translated) ប្រទេសអាហ្វហ្គានីស្ថាននឹងដោះលែងអ្នកទោសតាលីបង់ ១០០ នាក់ដោយឈរលើមូលដ្ឋានមនុស្សធម៌ - រួមមានសុខភាពអាយុនិងភាពងាយរងគ្រោះដល់អាយឌីអាយ ១៩ ប៉ុន្តែអំពើហឹង្សាដែលអះអាងដោយ ISIS ថ្មីគំរាមកំហែងដល់ដំណើរការសន្តិភាពដ៏ឆ្ងាញ់មួយ

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