The U.S. special envoy fulfilled External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval for a 90- minute discussion on the Intra-Afghan Settlements procedure.
” India has actually constantly said there must be an Afghan-owned and Afghan-led procedure and [External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar] repeated that stand,” Mr. Khalilzad stated in a special interview to The Hindu, quickly after his see to Delhi on Tuesday. The expense of peace: on intra-Afghan talks
” We obviously are not seeking to impose our political system on the Afghans, they have to decide that through settlements, whether it is for an electoral democracy or some other formula,” Mr. Khalilzad stated on issues that the Taliban will seek to impose both Islamic Sharia code and dismiss the democratic process as they did when in power from 1996-2001
” If [Taliban] desire to violate the structure, it will damage them and their advocates,” Mr. Saleh was priced quote as saying on Monday, adding that he had been assured of that by the U.S. delegation which includes Mr. Khalilzad and U.S. National Security Senior Citizen Director Lisa Curtis.