Due to a significant reduction in the number of offensives and airstrikes carried out by Afghan and US forces against the Taliban as a result of the agreement, the Taliban lost 610 over a period of about 1660 during the same period the previous year. In June 2020, the Taliban and the Afghan government confirmed that they would meet in Doha for the first round table; However, the Afghan government was cautious in organizing the upcoming meeting, stressing that no agreement or consensus had been reached on a direct negotiating venue. In late July, the Afghan government and the Taliban put in place a three-day ceasefire to respect Eid al-Adha, and finally, representatives of the Afghan government and the Taliban held a ceremony in September 2020 to mark the official start of peace talks in Doha.

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