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The Afghan government and the Taliban on Monday blamed each other for an uptick of violence in the country as peace negotiations continued in the Qatari city of Doha.

Rohullah Ahmadzai, a defense ministry spokesman, told Efe: “The Taliban group has continued their attacks in various parts of the country against the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces and Afghan forces have repelled these attacks.” EFE-EPA

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