Taliban Announces Spring Offensive Amid Peace Talk Efforts

The Taliban has announced the start of their spring offensive despite preparations for a major gathering of Afghans for talks on ending the country's nearly 18-year war. In an April 12 statement released in five languages, including English, the Taliban said the fighting would continue while foreign forces remain in Afghanistan. Commentators say the announcement is something the militant group does every year, even though Taliban attacks never really ceased during the harsh winter months. The announcement was condemned by the U.S. special envoy for peace in Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad, who called it "reckless."...............

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