NATO Fully Supports Afghan Peace: Stoltenberg – Tolo News

Stoltenberg says NATO fully supports the Afghan peace process and that it should pave the way for reconciliation.

The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg marked the alliance’s 70th anniversary with a rare address to the US Congress were on Wednesday where he said that the Alliance remains in Afghanistan to fight terrorism while it fully supports the peace process in the country. 

“NATO remains in Afghanistan today to fight terrorism and to train Afghan forces. Our goal is not to stay there forever. We should not stay any longer than is necessary,” Stoltenberg said. “We went in together. We will decide on our future presence together. And when the time comes, we will leave together,” he said.

He said NATO fully supports the Afghan peace process and that it should pave the way for reconciliation. 

“NATO fully supports the peace process. It must pave the way for Afghan reconciliation. There can only be peace if Afghanistan… Read More on Tolo News