On Monday (today) the 20th of Jamadi-ul-Thani 1440 Hijri Lunar corresponding with 25th February 2019, the Deputy of Islamic Emirate in Political Affairs, the respected Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar participated in the negotiation process meetings held in the Qatari capital of Doha and introduced members of the negotiation team of Islamic Emirate to the participants.
The meeting between the United States and the Islamic Emirate commenced on the first day of the fifth round of talks of the negotiations process in Qatar.
The respected Mullah Baradar Akhund arrived to the meeting yesterday on the 24th February after a formal invitation by the Foreign Minister of Qatar and in a private airplane sent by the said country where he was warmly received by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Qatar and members of the Political Office of Islamic Emirate.
The respected Mullah Baradar Akhund participated in the negotiation meeting today and following the introduction of the negotiation team, he elucidated upon the importance of negotiations, authority of the negotiation team and the future roadmap.
It should be mentioned that the negotiations process will be advanced by Al Haj Sher Muhammad Abbas Stanekzai, the head of negotiation team of Islamic Emirate, and guidance will be sought from the respected Mullah Baradar Akhund when necessary.
Spokesman of Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
20/06/1440 Hijri Lunar
06/12/1397 Hijri Solar 25/02/2019 Gregorian