Graft a serious threat to Afghanistan’s development: Melbin (Video)
KABUL (Pajhwok): The European Union (EU) ambassador to Afghanistan has expressed concern over widespread corruption in Afghanistan, offering the unity government assistance in the war on the scourge. Franz Michael Melbin made the remarks during an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News at the launch of the EU’s seven-week campaign against corruption in Afghanistan. Asked how he viewed Kabul’s campaign against corruption, Melbin replied: “The Afghan government should put in more efforts to deal with the challenge. The government is also aware of the urgent need for the elimination of graft; we hope we will see tangible progress in this area.”
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