Taliban and Afghan delegations have ‘successful’ meeting with Moscow, pledge to meet again soon

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Linkdin
Share on Pinterest

Taliban representatives and an Afghan delegation led by former President Hamid Karzai have said that after two days of negotiations in Russia they aim to continue their “intra-Afghan” dialogue in Qatar “as soon as possible.” Karzai led a delegation of about 40 Afghan politicians — although without representatives of the current government in Kabul — at the two-day round of talks in Moscow on February 5-6. The two sides said in a joint statement quoted by Afghan broadcaster Tolo News that they agreed to meet again in Doha, the capital of Qatar, where the Taliban has a semiofficial office. The Moscow meeting came as broader peace talks involving the U.S. and Taliban representatives in Doha appear to be gaining momentum.

Read the original article in FULL here

This post originally appeared on SOTT.net

Like this article?

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Linkdin
Share on Pinterest

Leave a comment