FARAKHABAR: Afghan Govt Welcomes Trump’s Stance Against Pakistan
Afghan authorities on Tuesday praised US president Donald Trump for adopting a more harsh policy towards Pakistan over its controversial role in the fight against terrorism.
They said Afghanistan hopes that the US officials will take practical steps to push Pakistan to honor its responsibilities with regards to the matter.
President Trump's new stance marks the second phase of US's war strategy for Afghanistan and South Asia. It is hoped that in this phase, the US mounts more pressure on Pakistan, said CEO Abdullah Abdullah's spokesman Mujiburrahman Rahimi.
In this episode of Farakhabar, host Fawad Aman discusses the topic with the following guests:
• Sayed Eshaq Gailani, head of Nahzat-e-Hambastagi Milli Afghanistan party.
• Faramarz Tamanna, head of Strategic Studies Center of the Afghan Foreign Affairs Ministry