Tribune News Service
New Delhi, September 15
The US Special Representative on Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad visited India on Tuesday and referred to as on External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar within the presence of NSA Ajit Doval and Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla, mentioned sources.
Khalilzad had visited India on an identical mission on May 7. This was his fifth go to to India since January 2019.
Khalilzad appreciated India’s participation within the Intra-Afghan Negotiations (IAN) held in Doha on September 12.
He briefed in regards to the US evaluation of IAN and shared the US perspective on the Afghan peace course of.
The two sides mentioned future steps and attainable cooperation between India and the US in furthering the Afghan peace course of.
They additionally deliberated upon tips on how to promote regional and worldwide cooperation with regard to Afghanistan.
Today’s discussions are a mirrored image of the India-US strategic partnership which supplies for shut consultations between the 2 nations on bilateral, regional and worldwide problems with mutual curiosity, mentioned the sources.