Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

Afghanistan Taliban appears to be softening stance

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Los Angeles Times, 27 December 2012
In this article taking stock of the Chantilly talks that included Taleban representatives, AAN’s Gran Hewad is quoted as saying: ‘It’s clear that the Taliban is not as popular as they were … or as strong […]. This is an opportunity. They are signaling that they are willing to talk, that they want to go forward.’