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Source: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan – Report:

President Ashraf Ghani spoke via VTC with Ms. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives and a number of the House members tonight.

In this videoconference, the First Lady, First Vice President Amrullah Saleh, Foreign Minister Mohmmad Hanif Atmar, NSA Hamdullah Mohib and Director General of AOP Fazel Fazly were present and Ms. Roya Rahmani Ambassador of Afghanistan to the United States was connected to the meeting as well.

Both sides talked about the US continued support to Afghanistan, the peace process and next steps and the rights of women. They expressed their concerns over the escalation of violence and need for an immediate ceasefire.

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