Pak, Afghan spy chiefs to enhance coordination for Taliban reconciliation – Daily Times

ISLAMABAD: Top Pakistani and Afghan military leaders and security officials have assigned their intelligence chiefs to “increase coordination and cooperation” to encourage Taliban insurgents to join reconciliation efforts, sources privy to the development said on Wednesday.

During the meeting in which the decision was taken, the delegations headed by the Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Afghan National Security Adviser Haneef Atmar also exchanged views on ways to encourage the Taliban to come to the negotiation table as the Afghan side showed serious concern at increased casualties in Taliban attacks.

“Suggest us what incentives we should offer to the Taliban to persuade them to join the peace process,” Atmar asked Pakistani leaders in the high-level session …. Read More on Daily Times