During a meeting with Afghan Foreign Minister Hanif Atmar, United States Ambassador to Kabul Ross Wilson stressed the need for permanent ceasefire and violence reduction in the country.
The Foreign Ministry said in a press release the meeting took place on Monday morning.
According to the statement, the two sides during the meeting discussed the start of peace talks, progress in the peace process, the provision of a comprehensive ceasefire, and the establishment of a mechanism to monitor the reduction of violence.
They also discussed opportunities for expanding tripartite relations between Afghanistan, the United States, and Central Asian countries as part of a regional mobilization for the peace process in Afghanistan, the statement added.
On the other hand, US diplomat assured his country’s commitment and cooperation to Afghanistan.