G20 Leaders Discuss Afghanistan And Its Counterterrorism Efforts: White House


The leaders additionally reaffirmed their collective dedication to offer humanitarian help on to the Afghan individuals by means of impartial worldwide organisations and to advertise elementary human rights for all Afghans, together with girls, women, and members of minority teams

Leaders of the G-20 international locations on Tuesday mentioned the state of affairs in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan, together with the vital want to keep up a laser deal with counterterrorism efforts and guarantee protected passage for international nationals nonetheless caught within the nation. 

Attended by leaders of G-20 international locations, together with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Biden, the group in the course of the G-20 Extraordinary summit on Afghanistan held just about additionally agreed to offer humanitarian help on to the Afghan individuals by means of impartial worldwide organisations, the White House stated.

The leaders mentioned the vital want to keep up a laser-focus on our enduring counterterrorism efforts, together with towards threats from ISIS-Okay, and guaranteeing protected passage for these international nationals and Afghan companions with documentation looking for to depart Afghanistan, White House stated in a readout of President Biden’s assembly with G20 leaders. The leaders additionally reaffirmed their collective dedication to offer humanitarian help on to the Afghan individuals by means of impartial worldwide organisations and to advertise elementary human rights for all Afghans, together with girls, women, and members of minority teams, it stated.

The White House stated that the US stays dedicated to working carefully with the worldwide neighborhood to deal with issues in Afghanistan. The US stays dedicated to working carefully with the worldwide neighborhood and utilizing diplomatic, humanitarian, and financial means to deal with the state of affairs in Afghanistan and assist the Afghan individuals, it stated. The G20 assembly came about days after American officers met Afghanistan’s ruling Taliban in Doha, Qatar, for his or her first face-to-face talks for the reason that US pulled its troops from the war-torn nation in August.

US officers have stated the talks are a continuation of engagement with the Taliban on issues of nationwide curiosity, not about giving legitimacy to the hardline Islamic group-led authorities in Kabul.

(PTI)




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