Khalilzad met with President Ghani, reaffirmed U.S. commitment with Afghan government on peace

Khalilzad met with President Ghani, reaffirmed U.S. commitment with Afghan government on peace

Zalmay Khalilzad, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, met with President Ashraf Ghani at sidelines of Munich Security Conference [2019], and discussed recent developments on peace in the region.

They discussed next steps in the peace process, including the consultative Loya Jirga aimed at reestablishing consensus among Afghans on the peace process.

Ambassador Khalilzad reiterated that the U.S. government is committed to playing a facilitative role in the peace process under the umbrella of Afghan government.