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Afghanistan, Sri Lanka consider entering a prisoner exchange

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KABUL: Afghanistan and Sri Lanka are to consider entering a prisoner exchange agreement to benefit both countries.

This agreed after a meeting between Afghan Ambassador in Sri Lanka Ashraf Haidari, and the country’s Minister of Justice and Prison Reform Thalatha Athukorale.

The Afghan Ambassador commended how the Afghan prisoners are treated in Sri Lanka.

Preliminary discussions were held with regard to signing an agreement for a prisoner exchange between the two countries in the future.

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