Afghanistan- Regional Stakeholders Should Involve in Afghan Peace Process – menafn

(MENAFN – Daily Outlook Afghanistan) In the last talks with US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in Doha, the Taliban representatives insisted on their preconditions which include the pullout of US troops from Afghanistan, lifting sanctions on their leaders, release of their prisoners and establishment of an official political office in Qatar.
In his 2017 strategy for Afghanistan, the US President Donald Trump said a hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan would lead to horrible consequences similar to those of Iraq and his administration ‘cannot repeat in Afghanistan the mistake our leaders made in Iraq. He called himself ‘problem solver and promised victory either through military deal or political settlement. Subsequently, he increased the number of soldiers from 8,400 to about 14,000.
Kabul government, however, urged the Taliban to stop killing Afghan people and resolve their issues through negotiation with …. Read More on menafn