"All the mujahideen are directed to stop offensive operations against Afghan forces for the first three days of Eid-al-Fitr", the Taleban said in a WhatsApp message to journalists.
The Taliban announced the upcoming cease-fire on Saturday, saying they would continue to defend themselves if attacked and would continue targeting foreign forces.
In Jawzjan province, seven police personnel were killed and two others injured after Taliban militants attacked a security checkpoint on Sunday night.
Afghan security forces say the impact has been significant, but the Taliban roam huge swaths of the country and, with foreign troop levels at about 15,600 compared with 140,000 in 2014, there appears little hope of outright military victory.
In the Zawol district of western Herat province, the governor's spokesman said 18 members of the Afghan army and police were killed in an overnight ambush Friday.
"The Afghans became more hopeful when both the sides announced ceasefire and this decision should lead to a lasting peace in Afghanistan", he said.
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In late February, Ghani also offered the Taliban a chance to be recognized as a legitimate political party and withdraw their names from global sanctions lists in exchange for peace. It was not immediately clear how many of them were among those killed.
It would last "from the 27th of Ramadan until the fifth day of Eidul Fitr", Ghani tweeted, indicating it could run from June 12-19.
Afghanistan faces insurgencies by the Taliban, Islamic State and the Taliban-linked Haqqani network.
Baktash Mobarez said the Taliban's announcement had "brought so much hope and happiness" to a country worn down by four decades of conflict. But the movement of worldwide forces has been limited in recent years under a curtailed advisory role, with a smaller counterterrorism mission that largely focuses on remnants of al-Qaeda and the Islamic State.
Last week, the USA military said it would observe the government cease-fire with the Taliban while continuing its activities against the Islamic State.
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Kim's personality profile then may well focus into the strategy for the summit, as will Trump's own attitude on the encounter. He said on Thursday that he didn't think he had to prepare very much for the summit and that "it's about attitude".
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The pair had a working lunch together, and Trump was presented with a cake ahead of his 72nd birthday, which is on June 14. In March, Mr Trump surprised the world by accepting an invitation from Mr Kim - delivered via Seoul - to meet in person.
Putin said he shares Trump's expression of concern about a renewed arms race expressed in a March phone call . He added that Moscow will continue to honor its obligations under the Iranian nuclear deal.
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Trump, who left the summit early for his Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , took umbrage. Vice President Mike Pence told Trudeau he would have to agree to that before Trump would agree to meet him.
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