Ghani & Abdullah Teams Enter Negotiations

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah’s sides have entered negotiations, Abdullah’s side said.

Enayatullah Babur Farehmand, who ran for first vice president post alongside Abdullah, said that the sides started negotiations following the mediation of US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad.

He said that the postponement of swearing-in ceremony and stopping the appointment of provincial governor were accepted.

Farehmand said that peace has been a priority for Abdullah’s electoral team, but it is committed to defend people’s clean votes.

Ghani had planned to hold his second-term inauguration ceremony today (Thursday), but he postponed it to March 9.

27 / February 2020
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