Tag Archives: Jirga

Khalilzad, Afghan Leaders Push ‘Intra-Afghan’ Dialogue

President Ashraf Ghani met with U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad at the Presidential Palace on Saturday and discussed the peace process and stressed the need for intra-Afghan talks, the Presidential Office said in a statement. According to the statement, Khalilzad briefed President Ghani and other Afghan government …

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CEO Abdullah Boycotts Consultative Peace Jirga

Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah said on Sunday that he will not participate at the Grand Consultative Peace Jirga which is expected to be held on April 29. In a statement released on Sunday, Abdullah said that he was not consulted about the consultative peace meeting. According to Afghanistan’s Chief Executive, …

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Government Urged to Convene Loya Jirga

The Council for Protection and Stability in Afghanistan has urged the government to convene the constitutional Loya Jirga as solution for the crisis as the country is facing.  Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday in Kabul, the Spokesman of the council, Massoud Trushtwal said that the security situation in …

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