President Ashraf Ghani Leaves Afghanistan

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15th Aug, 2021. 06:53 pm
Ashraf Ghani

Sources claims that President Ashraf Ghani has left the country after the Taliban entered the Kabul city on Sunday.

According to the sources, his close aides have also left the country along with him.

“The former Afghan president has left the nation,” Abdullah Abdullah, who heads the peace process, said in a video on his Facebook page.

Afghan news agency TOLO news also confirmed that Ashraf Ghani has left Afghanistan

Earlier in the day, acting defense minister Bismillah Mohammadi said that the president has handed the authority of solving the crisis in the country to political leaders.

Mohammadi said that a delegation will travel to Doha on Monday for talks on the country’s situation.

The delegation includes key political leaders, including Younus Qanooni, Ahmad Wali Massoud, Mohammad Mohaqiq among others.

Sources close to the Taliban said that it has been agreed that Ghani will resign after a political agreement and hand the power to a transitional government.

Afghans have said that they seek a political settlement and an end to the ongoing violence in the country.



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