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PublishDate: Thursday, December 26, 2019 16:00

UN Envoy Reaffirmed Commitment to Support Afghan-Led Peace Process


UN special envoy in a press release said that the war in Afghanistan continues to take an appalling toll on civilians.
“I recognize with extreme sadness that civilian casualties recently surpassed 100,000 in the past 10 years alone, from the time the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) began systematic documentation of civilian casualties in 2009 to the present,” Yamamoto said.

“As I told the Security Council last week, whatever the outcome of the presidential election may be, peace will be the issue of paramount importance to the new administration. I reiterate the call by the United Nations for everyone to raise their voices for peace, and for all stakeholders to make

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