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Pakistan Taliban Extends Ceasefire

The Pakistani Taliban has extended its month-long ceasefire. Spokesman Shahidullah Shahid said Friday the ceasefire has been extended until April 10. The militants initiated the ceasefire March 1 to allow peace talks with the government to resume. The ceasefire extension follows the announcement Thursday that Pakistan's government released at least 16 Taliban prisoners. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif took power last year promising to seek negotiations to end Pakistans deadly...

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