Friday, September 18

Tag: Religion / Belief

Afghanistan prepares to swap 100 Taliban prisoners for 20 security forces

Afghanistan prepares to swap 100 Taliban ...

NEWS
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan began on Thursday the process of releasing from jail 100 Taliban Islamist militants in a prisoner swap for 20 of its security forces, a senior security official and a Taliban representative said. It is the first step towards freeing 6,000 prisoners held by the Afghan ... ...
U.S. Supreme Court turns away religious clash over Washington transit ads

U.S. Supreme Court turns away religious ...

NEWS
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a religious rights dispute brought by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington against the Washington area transit authority over its policy barring advertisements in its stations and on buses and trains on divisive issues... ...