Qatar has agreed to temporarily extend the existing travel ban for the five senior Taliban leaders who are living in Qatar, a senior U.S. official confirms to CNN’s Global Affairs Correspondent Elise Labott.
The ban will stay in place while discussions between the U.S., Qatar and Afghanistan continue for a long term solution. The five will still not be able to travel and will be subject to monitoring, the official said.
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