The Taliban on Wednesday warned of “negative consequences” if the U.S. does not stop sending drones into Afghanistan’s airspace.
“The U.S. has violated all international rights and laws as well as its commitments made to the Taliban in Doha, Qatar, with the operation of these drones in Afghanistan,” the Taliban said on Twitter.
“We call on all countries, especially the United States, to treat Afghanistan in light of international rights, laws and commitments… in order to prevent any negative consequences,” the statement continued.
The Taliban did not specify where American drones were allegedly flying, and there was no immediate response to its demand from the U.S. government.
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