Timothy Weeks now supports dialogue with the militant group as a way to end the years-long Afghan conflict.
The exchange for one American and one Australian imprisoned by the militant group was announced by the Afghan government on November 12 but was delayed when the commanders did not land in Qatar earlier.
The two men were abducted outside the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul, where they worked as teachers.
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