On 12 April, the Taliban and the Afghan government in the mutual order released detained persons. this was reported to the Agency Anadolu.
Afghan authorities released 100 Taliban released the total number reached 300. The decree, signed by President Ashraf Ghani on 11 March, should open the way for negotiations with the Taliban for a peaceful settlement of the conflict.
In turn, the Taliban handed over to the representatives of the International Committee of the red cross in Kandahar 20 prisoners. About it has informed on Twitter by the speaker of the representation of the movement in Qatar Suhayl Sahin.
Today, 20 prisoners of the Kabul Administration will be released by the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan and handed over to ICRC in Kandahar.
— Suhail Shaheen (@suhailshaheen1) April 12, 2020