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Germany’s Parliament Extends Military Mandate for Afghanistan Mission

Germany’s parliament has granted a one-year extension of its military mandate for Afghanistan, allowing the country’s first major post-war troop deployment to continue until March 31, 2020. The approval allows Germany’s military, the Bundeswehr, to keep up to 1,300 soldiers in the country as part of NATO’s Resolute Support Mission (RSM), providing support and …

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FM Rabbani Meets His German Counterpart in Kabul

Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani has met with his German counterpart Heiko Maas in Kabul and discussed on a range of issues, the Foreign Affairs Ministry said in a statement on Monday. Welcoming the German Foreign Minister and his accompanying delegation, Foreign Minister Rabbani appreciated Germany’s assistance with Afghanistan. On his …

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German Defense Minister Meets Afghan Security Officials in Balkh

Ursula Von Der Leyen, the defense minister of Germany and a number of the country’s Members of Federal Parliament visited Mazar-e-Sharif, capital city of Balkh province, yesterday and met with security officials of Northern Afghanistan. How to support Afghan security forces generally across the country and particularly in the north …

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