U.S. Secretary of State Blinken discusses Afghanistan with Qatar
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has discussed the situation in Afghanistan with Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, thanking Qatar for helping with evacuations from Kabul, US State Department Spokesperson Ned Price says.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_“Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammed bin Abdulrahman -Thani about Afghanistan. Secretary thanked Qatar for its strong partnership on regional security issues and assistance to safely transit .S._citizens, Lawful Permanent
The readout of the call released by the State Department did not given any details, except that Blinken acknowledged Qatar’s assistance to U.S. citizens and Afghans at risk.
On Wednesday, ’s foreign minister proposed creating a unified platform for international cooperation on Afghanistan.