Afghan Taliban to abandon violence and come to negotiating table: Maleeha Lodhi – Pak Tribune

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has called for a negotiated end to the Afghan war, claiming that neither side could “impose a military solution” on the other.

“Neither the coalition and Kabul nor the Afghan Taliban can impose a military solution on each other,” said Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi while speaking at a debate in the UN General Assembly on the situation in Afghanistan.

Arguing against the decision to continue to resort to military force in Afghanistan, she said that 16 years of war waged by the world’s most powerful forces had not secured a military solution. “The promotion of a political settlement and the pursuit of a military solution in Afghanistan are mutually…. Read More on Pak Tribune