Gen. Dostum to stand by president through thick and thin
KABUL (Pajhwok): First Vice President Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum has said he would stand by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani until the last minute of his life.
He held out the vow during a dinner reception for Ashraf Ghani at his residence in Kabul on Wednesday night, a statement from the Gen. Dostum’s office said on Thursday.
The vice-president, while welcoming Ghani, promised to do all he could to ensure the success of the governance system in the country. The Uzbek leader pledged to stand by the president through thick and thin.
The president hailed Dostum for his services to the country and his people. He said the government would implement the pledge he had made during the election campaign.
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