Taliban reject Afghan government's offer of peace talks

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Resumption of fighting dashes hopes that Eid ceasefire would bring about extended peace

The Taliban have rejected the Afghan government’s offer of peace talks, another blow to hopes that an unprecedented Eid ceasefire could be a step towards more lasting peace.

Fighting has resumed with full intensity around the country after a brief halt during June. The latest casualties are three children from eastern Ghazni province who were killed by roadside mines at the weekend.

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