Russian ambassador to meet Taliban in Kabul Tuesday: Diplomat

AFP , Monday 16 Aug 2021

Russia's ambassador to Afghanistan will meet with the Taliban in Kabul on Tuesday, foreign ministry official Zamir Kabulov said

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Afghans (L) crowd at the airport as US soldiers stand guard in Kabul on August 16, 2021. AFP

Russia's ambassador to Afghanistan will meet with the Taliban in Kabul on Tuesday, foreign ministry official Zamir Kabulov said.

"Our ambassador is in contact with the Taliban leadership, tomorrow he will meet with the Taliban security coordinator," Kabulov said in a interview to the Ekho Moskvy radio station on Monday, adding that Moscow will decide on recognising the new government based on its "conduct".

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