Chief Executive Abdullah met with Alexander Mantytskiy, Russian Federation Ambassador to Afghanistan on Tuesday.
The chief executive, emphasizing on Russia’s cooperation with Afghanistan in addressing the existing challenges, said that Afghanistan welcomes Russia’s positive role in the country.
At the meeting, the two sides discussed mutual cooperation, bilateral relations, fight against terrorism, counter narcotics trafficking, trade and peace talks.
Abdlulah called Russia as Afghanistan’s friend and ally and expressed his hope that the cooperation between the two countries would increase.
This comes as political figures of Afghanistan have ongoing talks with Taliban representatives in Moscow, which has been opposed as a move by President Ghani.