Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has met with the leadership of the Ministry of Defense (MoD) in ARG, the Presidential Palace said.
The President’s office in a press release said that President Ghani in his meeting with the defense authorities praised their efforts and assured the support of people and the International Community from them.
According to the press release, Ghani emphasized on neutrality of security forces in election affairs, saying the Afghan army is a national institution and protects the national interests in the framework of constitutions.
President noted that there have been fundamental changes in the capabilities of the ANA in the past five years and security forces are strongly fighting against the threats that the people and country are facing.
In the meantime, the acting Minister of Defense Asadullah Khalid called the President’s defense vision a strategic guideline for the army, adding that the security forces had achieved great achievements.