Negotiations will resume tomorrow, Thursday (11:30 PM our time today), between the Taliban and South Korean officials for the release of the remaining 19 Korean hostages. Source: The Times of India.
The South Korean government has asked all 120 of its missionaries to leave Afghanistan. Reportedly, the missionary families are extremely stressed due to the hostage situation. Korean Christians as a community identify so strongly with the hostages, that they feel like hostages too. Source: MAGL students, 13th cohort.