Pompeo confirms Khalilzad’s appointment as Special U.S. Adviser on Afghanistan – khaama Press

The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has confirmed that the former U.S. Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad has been officially appointed as the Special U.S. Adviser on Afghanistan.

Speaking to reports ahead of the departure to Pakistan, Pompeo said will assist the State Department with the ongoing efforts for peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan.

Pompeo further added that Khalilzad would also accompany him and the U.S. delegatin during the visit to Pakistan.

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