Taleban meet United States peace envoy for first time since ‘dead’ deal

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taleban met United States (US) peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in the Pakistan capital for the first time since US President Donald Trump declared a seemingly imminent peace deal to end Afghanistan’s 18-year war ‘dead’ a month ago, a Taleban official said on Saturday. More details in Sunday’s Borneo Bulletin.