Peace is not dead in Afghanistan
By Greg Mortenson, CAI co-founder
Last week, I learned via phone that Taliban senior commanders in Taqab and Tashkan districts in Afghanistan’s Badakhshan Province had ordered their fighters to quit fighting and join the peace process with the new coalition government.
This is just one small step, but as Mother Teresa said, “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to make many ripples.
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