ADVERTISEMENT

National Security Adviser Ajit Doval visits Kabul, meets top Afghan leaders

ADVERTISEMENT
National Security Adviser Ajit Doval visited Kabul in Afghanistan today for talks with the Afghan leadership during which both sides exchanged views on various facets of the bilateral strategic partnership and regional and global issues of mutual interest.
 
Mr. Doval called on Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah. He also met his counterpart Hanif Atmar, who hosted a working lunch for him, at which the Ministers of Defence, Interior, NDS, Chief of Army Staff, Independent Directorate of Local Governance and senior officials of the National Security Council were also present.
 
"They emphasised that bilateral and sincere regional cooperation is important for peace, security and stability in the region. Both sides welcomed the opportunities created by the new US strategy for bringing peace and security in Afghanistan. It was agreed to further strengthen strategic dialogue and consultations for achieving the shared objectives," a press release from the  Ministry of External Affairs said.
 
Mr. Doval extended invitation on behalf of Prime Minister Narendra Modi  President Ghani to visit India, which was accepted, the release added.
 
NNN
 
ADVERTISEMENT
 

Comments

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <canvas>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

© Copyright 2012 NetIndian. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of NetIndian content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of NetIndian Media Corporation. Write to info[AT]netindian[DOT]in for permission to use content. Read detailed Terms of Use.