Acting Defense Minister Meets with US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense

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Sat, Jun 08 2019 6:05 PM
Acting Defense Minister Meets with US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense

Acting Defense Minister Mr. Asadullah Khalid met with Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Mr. Colin F. Jackson for Afghanistan, Pakistan and Central Asia today, before noon.

Mr. Khalid appreciated the US for its cooperation in educational fields, equipping ANDSF and expected further cooperation from the US side. Also he appreciated the achievements of Afghan Forces for regaining the control of the districts, releasing prisoners from Taliban prisons and carrying aggressive attacks on enemies.

In the meeting, the parties discussed security, counter terrorism and peace issues.