Source: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan – Report:
President Ashraf Ghani chaired a security meeting during his official visit to Kandahar this morning to assess the security conditions of Kandahar and Uruzgan provinces.
In this meeting, the commander of 205th Atal Army Corps presented a report on the security status in districts of Kandahar, deployment of forces and their plans and preparations and asked the President to address their challenges in terms of lack of personnel, equipment and enablers.
President Ashraf Ghani praised the Defense and Security forces in Kandahar and Zabul for foiling the heinous plots of the enemy, meanwhile called for better logistics management to prevent wasting resources.
President Ghani said, “We need to make serious decisions to improve the security in Kandahar and be able to better supply the Defense and Security forces that are deployed there.”
The President termed Kandahar the heart of Afghanistan and said, “Kandahris are not alone, the government fully supports you and stands with you.”