Success of Afghanistan Peace Process Will Depend on International Support for Local Efforts, Special Representative Tells Security Council – ReliefWeb


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Positive Actions Rather than Violence Against Innocents Must Prove Taliban Commitment, Says National Security Adviser

As ongoing direct talks between the United States and the Taliban further open the door for peace in Afghanistan, success will ultimately depend on aligning such efforts with those led by the Afghan people, the senior-most United Nations official in that country told the Security Council today.

“I stress the imperative need for the Taliban to directly talk with the Government,” said Tadamichi Yamamoto, Special Representative of the Secretary‑General and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). The centrality of Afghanistan in the peace …. Read More on ReliefWeb