Taleban rejects ceasefire appeal for Ramadan

Taleban rejects ceasefire appeal for Ramadan

A Taleban spokesperson said that not only are they rejecting the truce offer but will increase their attacks during Ramadan



By (IANS)

Published: Tue 16 Jun 2015, 12:57 PM

Last updated: Wed 8 Jul 2015, 2:58 PM

Kabul - The Taleban militant group has rejected a truce appeal made by Afghan clerics to halt terror activities during the holy month of Ramadan, a media report said.

A Taleban spokesperson said that not only are they rejecting the truce offer but will increase their attacks during Ramadan, Khaama Press reported.

Taleban announced their stance after the clerics appealed to the insurgent group to stop their attacks in Afghanistan and allow people to devote themselves to prayer.


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