Deputy And Acting Foreign Minister Speaks with British Minister for Middle East and North Africa
KABUL - Deputy and acting Foreign Minister Mirwais Nab had a telephone conversation with the Minister for the Middle East and North Africa at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office James Cleverly.
Expressing gratitude to the UK for its support and cooperation with Afghanistan over the past two decades, in particular contribution in the train and advise mission of the Afghan security and defense forces within the resolute support framework and reconstruction of Afghanistan. Deputy Minister Nab emphasized the continuation of the UK’s support to Afghanistan following the withdrawal of the resolute support forces from Afghanistan.
Referring to the recent visit of the British Chief of the Defence Staff to Kabul, Mr. Cleverly condemned the recent Taliban attacks on Afghan civilians and assured Mr. Nab of Britain’s continued support to Afghanistan.
Emphasizing the strengthening of cooperation between the two countries in various fields, Mr. Cleverly called for contact between the members of the international group to coordinate and response to the families of the victims of the Ukrainian aircraft.
The two sides also discussed strengthening and expansion of relations between Kabul and London and the latest developments in the Afghan peace process.