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The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has welcomed on Saturday the landmark deal between the U.S. and Taliban, which seeks to achieve a lasting solution to the Afghan war.

Two landmark conferences in the Qatari capital Doha and Afghanistan’s capital Kabul saw historic decisions made regarding the fate of the war-ravaged country. The deal lays out a timetable for a full foreign troop withdrawal from Afghanistan.

In a written statement, Yousef Al-Othaimeen, the OIC secretary general, applauded the “successful implementation of reduction of violence” in Afghanistan, as well as appealed to all parties to continue with the current arrangement

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