Afghan leaders hold congress over peace moves involving Taliban

Thousands of regional leaders from across Afghanistan gather to discuss how to achieve peace with the Taliban.

    Security forces stand guard as more than 3,000 prominent Afghans discuss peace for their country.

    It's a rare national assembly, called loya jirga, which will steer the government in its negotiations with the Taliban.

    Al Jazeera's Charlotte Bellis reports from Kabul.


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