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Secret U.S. Program Releases High-level Insurgents In Exchange For Pledges Of Peace

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KABUL — The United States has for several years been secretly releasing high-level detainees from a military prison in Afghanistan as part of negotiations with insurgent groups, a bold effort to quell violence but one that U.S. officials acknowledge poses substantial risks.

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Secret US program releases high-level insurgents in exchange for pledges of peace