Acting Foreign Minister meets German Special Representative for Afghanistan
ISTANBUL – Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Idrees Zaman met with Mr. Markus Potzel, Special Representative of Germany for Afghanistan, this morning.
Both sides discussed issues of mutual interest. The focus was given to the peace talks and future intra Afghan dialogue. Mr. Potzel reaffirmed his government’s commitment to peace and stability in Afghanistan and support the Afghan owned Afghan led peace process.
Minister Zaman briefed him of the latest developments around peace talks. He discussed the visit of President Donald J. Trump to Afghanistan, the ceasefire, the seven point peace plan of the Afghan government and successes made by ANSDF in eastern province of Nangarhar in their operations against ISIS. He further appreciated Germany’s support for the Afghan led and afghan owned peace process and the role that Germany played in organizing the intra Afghan dialogue last July.