Deputy Foreign Minister Delivers Speech at China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations

May 29, 2018

BEIJING – Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Mr. Hekmat Khalil Karzai delivered a speech at the China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR) on the background of the Afghan conflict and its present dynamics.

In this speech, Mr. Karzai talked on different causes and dimensions of the protracted war in Afghanistan and the role of various social groups particularly women in the peace process as well as the unconditional ‘Peace Offer’ made by the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in the recent Kabul Process II meeting to the armed opposition.

He also extensively elaborated on the effective role of regional cooperation in combating terrorism & extremism as well as establishing peace in Afghanistan.