MEHWAR: US Working On Four ‘Pillars’ For Peace
The US Special Envoy Zalmay Khalilzad is working on four important issues regarding the Afghan peace process which include the timeline for US forces withdrawal from Afghanistan, counterterrorism assurances, intra-Afghan dialogue and the reducing violence, a US official said on Tuesday.
“You know, we have four pillars that ambassador [Zalmay] Khalilzad is working on in Afghanistan: troops withdrawal, counterterrorism assurances and cooperation, intra-Afghan dialogue and reduction of violence,” Morgan Ortagus, the US State Department spokeswoman told reporters.
She said that Khalilzad had lengthy discussions with the Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul.
In this episode host Yaser Abrar discusses the topic with Shagul Rezai, a parliament member and Musa Khan Akbarzada, former Ghazni governor.