Source: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan – Report:
President Ashraf Ghani met this afternoon with Janne Taalas, Special Envoy of Finland for the Geneva Conference 2020 at the Presidential Palace to discuss preparations and issues related to the imminent conference.
Mr. Janne Taalas briefed President Ghani on the latest updates and preparations for the 2020 Afghanistan Conference which is set to be held on 23-24 November in Geneva.
Special Envoy Taalas said that the international community has expressed willingness to participate at the conference, provide support for the government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and announce their financial and political commitments to Afghanistan for the upcoming years.
President Ghani extended gratitude to the international community for its financial and political assistance to Afghanistan and said, “We enjoy strategic relations with the international community that aim at ensuring prosperity, self-reliance, development and lasting peace in Afghanistan.”