Kay Bailey Hutchison: Afghans are demanding peace, and NATO must help – Dallas news

Afghans gather on a hilltop for Nowruz celebrations, the Persian New Year, in Kabul, Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Nowruz is celebrated on the first day of spring in countries including Afghanistan, Tajikistan, and Iran. (AP Photos/Rahmat Gul) (Rahmat Gul/AP)

“We want peace, not revenge.”

This was the clear message of a petition from 1 million Afghan citizens to their government. It was the same message that we, the NATO Ambassadors of four nations, Germany, Italy, Turkey and the United States, heard when we visited our military commanders in Afghanistan last month.

We also held meetings with President Ashraf Ghani and other leaders of the National Unity Government ahead of a crucial year with parliamentary elections in Afghanistan and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Summit in Brussels. President Ghani and …. Read More on Dallas news