Mogherini: An immediate ceasefire between the government and Taliban should be made
Reporter: Lutfullah Nejrabi
Federica Mogherini, the EU’s foreign policy chief who arrived in Kabul on an unannounced visit, attend a joint news conference with President Ghani this morning. Ms. Mogherini announced at the meeting that the Afghan government will be in favor of EU support. “Before any other issue, we want an immediate ceasefire between the Taliban and the Afghan government, we support peacekeeping efforts led by the National Unity Government, and we emphasize that we must give a guarantee to this issue,” Ms. Mogherini told the news conference. Which will be led and managed by the Afghan government. ”
Ms. Mogherini praised the efforts of the president Ghani to turn the peace talks into key issues in Afghanistan, and emphasized that the European Union commends all the achievements of this government. This European Union official also said: “The European Union emphasizes that peace must lead to preserving the achievements of Afghanistan for the past 18 years, we do not want Afghanistan to return to the past, you know the same, at the Geneva summit, and I propose a peace plan for Afghanistan. it was presented at the meeting, the proposal was supported by Pakistan. We believe that peace-building in Afghanistan is the beginning of peace and stability in the region, and all regional countries should cooperate in this regard. ”
The European Union’s foreign policy chief also stressed that they are never ready to lose all the achievements of Afghanistan in past 18 years while meeting with the chief executive of the National Unity Government, she has also said that it is important to protect the current achievements in ay coast. She has also said that for the EU, all achievements, especially the protection of women’s rights, are a crucial point in these talks.