Forceful repatriation of asylum seekers no solution to the issue: Ghani
WARSAW (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said forceful repatriation of refugees was not solution to end mass migration crises and stressed over a permanent and legal solution to the issue.
Ghani expressed the view during a meeting with Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, a head of the NATO Warsaw Summit in Poland.
Mogherini hailed Afghan government effort for the implementation of mega economic projects in the country through which the world attention had been drawn to the country.
President Ghani briefed the European politician on regional economic connectivity and the role of Afghanistan in the economic prosperity of the region.
She recalled EU economic cooperation with Afghanistan and said that the international community would renew their economic cooperation pledges with Afghanistan in future Brussels meeting which would mainly focus on economic cooperation with Kabul.
She also stressed over the repatriation of Afghan asylum seekers and urged for a legal and transparent manner in this regard.
Ghani said that international community should resolve the refugees’ issue permanently looking at of Afghanistan.
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