USA agreed to meet with Iran on Afghanistan

By | July 24, 2020
USA agreed to meet with Iran on Afghanistan

The United States agreed to organize meetings with Iran on the Afghan peace process, US Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad said at the US Institute of Peace.
He noted that in order to achieve and maintain peace, it is extremely important for the region to be positively involved.
“We even agreed to organize meetings on Afghanistan with Iran, because we also want Iran to express its support
In late February, at a ceremony in Qatar, the United States and the Taliban * signed the first peace agreement in more than 18 years of war, which provides for the withdrawal of foreign troops from the Islamic republic in 14 months and the beginning of an inter-Afghan dialogue after a prisoner exchange.
The American side pledged to reduce the number of troops in this country to 8.6 thousand. Pompeo said the US is confident that the Taliban leadership is doing everything to fulfill the deal.