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Nearly 90 of the population of Afghanistan was killed in the Taliban attacks in two weeks

The representative of national security Council of Afghanistan Javid Faisal said that over the past two weeks because of the attacks of the radical movement "Taliban" in the country killed 89 civilians.

In Afghanistan there is a confrontation between government forces and militants of the radical movement "Taliban", which previously captured significant territory in rural areas of the country and launched a major offensive against the city. Also in the country has increased the influence of the terrorist group "Islamic state."* National forces of defense and security of Afghanistan is conducting nationwide joint operations to combat terrorism.

At the end of February at a ceremony in Qatar, the US and the Taliban signed their first for more than 18 years of war a peace agreement, which provides for the withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan in 14 months and the beginning of an intra-Afghan dialogue after the transaction for the exchange of prisoners.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia.