Jun 30, 2020 18:25 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Jul 07, 2020 22:44 Asia/Tehran]
  • Iranian diplomat meets Taliban's representative in Doha

The special envoy of Iran's foreign minister for Afghanistan, Mohammad Ebrahim Taherianfard met with the head of the Taliban's political office in Doha Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar to discuss peace in Afghanistan.

Iran PressMiddle East: The Taliban group released the details of the meeting between Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar and Mohammad Ebrahim Taherianfard.

According to Khaama Press news agency, Suhail Shaheen, a spokesperson for the political office of the Taliban in Qatar, said Mullah Baradar met with Taherianfard in the Qatari capital of Doha on Monday.

According to Shaheen, the two sides held talks on issues of the Afghan refugees in Iran, border issues, and the intra-Afghan talks.

Mullah Baradar urged Taherianfard that the authorities in Iran must deal with the Afghan refugees in accordance with the Islamic brotherhood principles, Shaheen added.

In regards to Intra-Afghan talks, Mullah Baradar said the Taliban group is committed to all materials of the peace agreement, emphasizing that the group would start intra-Afghan talks once all Taliban prisoners are released, according to Shaheen.


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