Ghani underlines global counter-terrorism campaign
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has stressed the need for regional and international ant-terrorism efforts in Afghanistan, saying the menace is not affecting his country alone, his office said on Friday.
At a meeting on Thursday evening, Ghani and US congressmen discussed strengthening Kabul-Washington relations and counter-terrorism cooperation.
Afghanistan’s socio-economic uplift, especially women’s situation and the developmentin the region, also figured at the meeting, a statement from the Presidential Palace said.
Regarding the relations between the two countries, the president said President Barack Obama had assured him of continued support for Afghanistan.
According to Ghani, terrorists are trying to harm relations among different nations. Terrorist activities in Afghanistan had regional and global dimensions,he explained.
In order to efficiently fight the scourge, he said, there was a need for a joint struggleat regional and international levels.
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