Editor in Chief: Moh. Reza Huwaida Monday, July 22nd, 2019

Intra-Afghan Negotiations in Doha Next Month

Intra-Afghan  Negotiations in  Doha Next Month

KABUL - Facilitated by the German government, intra-Afghan talks will take place in Qatar next month, well-placed sources said on Monday.
A Kabul-base diplomat told Pajhwok Afghan News Germany’s special envoy had travelled to Kabul and Qatar to meet Afghan officials and Taliban representatives several times.
Without going into details of the date of the meetings, the source said the talks between the Afghan factions would happen with the cooperation of Germany.
On the other hand, High Peace Council spokesman Javed Ghafoor confirmed the German-aided intra-Afghan dialogue would take place in Qatar
He said President Ashraf Ghani and US special representative Zalmay Khalilzad met on Sunday evening and underlined the need for intra-Afghan dialogue on ending the ongoing war in the country.
HPC Secretary Mohammad Omar Daudzai was also present at the meeting, he said, adding that the peace body was striving hard to pave the way for the talks.
The Taliban have not yet commented about the intra-Afghan talks in Qatar. (Pajhwok)