US Special Envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad to go to India on September 15 Tuesday


New Delhi: Days after the start of intra-Afghan talks in Qatar’s Doha, US Special Envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad is scheduled to go to New Delhi on September 15 (Tuesday). During his sooner or later go to, he’s anticipated to satisfy External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and transient in regards to the ongoing Afghanistan peace course of between the Afghanistan authorities and the Taliban.

The go to reveals how India is being stored within the loop concerning the Afghanistan peace course of by the US. Zalmay will reach India from Pakistan, the place he met Pakistani Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa and Pakistani particular envoy on Afghanistan Mohammad Sadiq.

On September 12, the start of talks commenced in Doha. EAM Jaishankar who joined the occasion just about prolonged India’s help for a ceasefire and reiterated that Afghan peace course of must be “Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled”. He additionally acknowledged that the method ought to “ensure the interest of minorities, women and the vulnerable” and “effectively address violence across the country”.

India has emerged as an necessary improvement companion of Afghanistan and has been constructing mega infrastructure initiatives within the nation together with the India Afghanistan friendship mission and the Afghanistan Parliament.