Faiq to represent Afghanistan in UN general debate of 77th session

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Referring to the UN general debate, the Islamic Emirate said that it expects the international community to recognize its government.

Chargé d’Affaires of Afghanistan Permanent Mission to the UN, Naseer Ahmad Faiq said that he would give a speech on behalf of Afghanistan in the UN general debate of the 77th session. Referring to the UN general debate, the Islamic Emirate said that it expects the international community to recognize its government.

The general debate of the seventy-seventh session of the General Assembly will be held from September 20 to September 24 and on September 26.

The Islamic Emirate’s spokesman, Zabiullah Mujahid, said that Afghanistan is part of the international community, and its recognition would benefit the Afghans as well as the world. “Afghanistan is part of the international community. It should be recognized. This benefits the Afghans and the world,” he said.

On the sidelines of the debate, US special envoy for AfghanistanThomas West met with Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.

“Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari stressed that ‘a peaceful, stable, prosperous Afghanistan is a priority for Pakistan’ when US Special Representative for Afghanistan Thomas West called on him today in New York,” the Pakistani Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Political analysts gave various opinions on the matter. “Faiq talks moderate, and the leader of the world countries also know it. It is good that the Afghan chair doesn’t remain empty at such a major session,” said Torek Farhadi, a political analyst.

“Faiq cannot represent the government and people of Afghanistan,” said Ahmad Khan Andar, a political analyst.

Mohammad Sabir Ensandost, a university instructor, expressed criticism over the negligence of international organizations regarding Afghanistan. —Tolo News

 

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