Interior Ministry spokesman Tariq Arian tweeted today (International Peace Day), that over the past two weeks, 98 civilians have been killed and 330 others wounded in various Taliban attacks.

He added, the Taliban had carried out offensive attacks in different provinces over the past weeks, killing 98 civilians, including women and children, and wounding 330 others.

According to Tariq, the Taliban carried attacks in 24 provinces, mostly in Takhar and Nangarhar provinces.

This comes at a time that Intra-Afghan talks for establishing peace have started in Doha, but the Taliban has intensified their attacks over various parts of Afghanistan which negatively affected civilians. 

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  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.