The Taliban announced the start of a new offensive in AfghanistanThe Taliban laying down the arms of the peace process in the West of Afghanistan (photo from archive)

The radical Islamic movement "The Taliban" announced Wednesday, April 25, the beginning of a new offensive in Afghanistan. Its main objective will be located in the country, the U.S. military, its allies and U.S. intelligence agents, reports news Agency AFP.

The presence of the US military eliminates "the chances for peace" is the decisive factor for the continuation of the war, said the radical Islamic movement that controls more than 14 percent of the territory of Afghanistan.

The increase of the military contingent of the USA

In August 2017, Donald trump announced the new U.S. strategy for Afghanistan, which has greatly expanded the capabilities of the us military in the fight against militants. In particular, the number of American troops in Afghanistan will increase by several thousand people.

The rejection of the peace talks

In February 2018, the President of Afghanistan, Ashraf Ghani suggested the movement "The Taliban" to start peace negotiations. According to experts, the planning of new attacks. The country should prepare for "hot and busy summer", AFP quoted the words of the representative of the foreign diplomatic missions in Kabul.

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