KABUL: Nationwide Safety Advisor Ajit Doval, who arrived right here on a two-day unannounced go to, on Wednesday met the highest Afghan management and mentioned problems with strategic mutual curiosity in addition to on synchronising efforts to fight terrorism and construct the peace course of.
Doval, who’s main a high-level delegation, referred to as on Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the Presidential Palace right here on Wednesday morning.
“Either side mentioned counter-terrorism cooperation and efforts for constructing regional consensus on supporting peace in Afghanistan,” mentioned a quick assertion issued by Arg, the Presidential Palace.
Throughout the assembly, President Ghani mentioned that the Afghan safety forces are the righteous pillars of Afghanistan’s stability and are preventing within the entrance strains in opposition to the regional and international terrorism.
“Afghanistan and India in joint efforts with NATO and the USA will be capable to succeed within the combat in opposition to terrorism,” President Ghani was quoted as telling Doval.
Doval in return mentioned that India is prepared to proceed its cooperation with Afghanistan and is able to proceed talks on the widespread pursuits, the assertion mentioned.
Doval additionally met Abdullah Abdullah, head of the Excessive Council of Nationwide Reconciliation, and mentioned the peace course of, the start of the second spherical of talks and the position of India in establishing peace in Afghanistan.
Abdullah Abdullah visited India in October final 12 months on a five-day go to throughout which he held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Nationwide Safety Advisor Doval on the essential peace initiative within the war-ravaged nation.
Doval additionally met his Afghan counterpart Hamdullah Mohib and held in depth conversations on problems with strategic mutual curiosity, together with on synchronising efforts to fight terrorism and construct peace.
“@hmohib hosted his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval and his high-level delegation from Delhi for a two-day go to in Kabul.
The 2 sides held in depth conversations on problems with strategic mutual curiosity, together with on synchronising efforts to fight terrorism and construct peace,” the Workplace of the Afghan Nationwide Safety Council tweeted.
Doval’s go to to Kabul comes at a time when the Taliban and the Afghan authorities are holding direct talks for the primary time to finish 19 years of conflict that has killed tens of 1000’s of individuals and ravaged varied components of the nation.
On January 5, talks between the Afghan authorities and the Taliban resumed in Doha, Qatar.
India has been keenly following the evolving political scenario after the US signed a peace cope with the Taliban in February, 2020.
The deal offered for the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan, successfully drawing curtains to Washington’s 18-year conflict within the nation.