Community leaders in Afghanistan’s west debate prospects for peace – MILTECH

FARAH – At a UN-backed, three-day symposium, leaders from across the western province of Farah debated ways to enhance prospects for peace and reconciliation in their communities.

The event, organized by the Farah regional office of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), drew more than 50 elders, scholars, government officials, civil society representatives and journalists to develop concrete steps toward local-level reconciliation and lasting peace.“No one in Farah is in favour of conflict or hostility because it takes life and destroys our culture,” said… Read More on MILTECH