Telephone Conversation between the Foreign Ministers of Afghanistan and India
KABUL – Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar held a telephone conversation with the Minister of External Affairs of India, Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, today.
The two Foreign Ministers discussed a wide range of issues, including COVID-19 and the Afghan peace process.
Minister Atmar congratulated Dr. Jaishankar on the COVID vaccine roll out in India and appreciated India’s pledge to support Afghanistan’s COVID immunization program.
Discussing the second round of Afghanistan peace negotiations, which starts in Doha on Saturday, the two sides emphasized the need to garner regional and international support for a comprehensive ceasefire leading to a durable peace agreement between the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the Taliban.