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President Ghani Declines Meeting with Khalilzad

05 Mar 2020 Did Press Agency

President Ashraf Ghani declined to meet with US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, who arrived in Kabul to discuss releasing prisoners, according to WSJ.

President Ashraf Ghani declined to meet with US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad, who arrived in Kabul to discuss releasing prisoners, according to WSJ.
President Ashraf Ghani declined Wednesday to meet with President Trump’s special envoy, who arrived in Kabul in an effort to salvage a four-day old agreement calling for the U.S. military to withdraw from Afghanistan by next fall, an Afghan government official said, according to Wall Street Journal.

Afghan government had previously said that some provisions of US-Taliban agreement is not acceptable.
Releasing 5 thousands prisoners was one of the controversial issues.

This comes as US envoy Khalilzad twitted that US is committed to facilitating prisoner exchange.
Mr Khalilzad has met with former president Hamid Karzai and CEO Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday

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