External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday held talks with top Afghan peace negotiator Abdullah Abdullah on the overall situation in Afghanistan amid a rise in violence there in the wake of quick withdrawal of the US troops.
Abdullah, the chairman of the powerful High Council for National Reconciliation, has been playing a key role in negotiating with all the stakeholders to bring lasting peace and stability in Afghanistan.
It is learnt that the influential Afghan leader is in India on a private visit.
“Always good to meet Chairman HCNR @DrabdullahCE. Appreciate his sentiments and support for our relationship.Value his insights on the region,” Jaishankar tweeted.
Always good to meet Chairman HCNR @DrabdullahCE .Appreciate his sentiments and support for our relationship.Value h… https://t.co/bGREXZos3N
— Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) 1627031353000
Afghanistan has been witnessing a series of terror attacks since the US began withdrawing its troops on May 1.