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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Blinken proposes plan to accelerate peace process in Afghanistan” – below is their description.
The US secretary of state has sent a letter to the Afghan president, outlining for the first time the Biden administration’s strategy for the country.
Several proposals have been made, including the US’s own terms for a permanent ceasefire between the Taliban and the Afghan government.
Al Jazeera’s James Bays reports.
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Afghanistan
Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.