Taliban won't extend deadline for Western forces to leave

Taliban won't extend Aug. 31 deadline for Western forces to leave -Taliban sources
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The Taliban will not extend an Aug. 31 deadline for Western forces to leave Afghanistan, two sources in the Islamist group said.
The Taliban will not extend the deadline [Getty]

The Taliban will not extend an Aug. 31 deadline for Western forces to leave Afghanistan, two sources in the Islamist group told Reuters on Monday.

The sources, however, said no Western government or official had approached the Taliban to extend the deadline.