The head of high peace council secretariat Umar Daudzai said that the participation of Taliban representatives to the peace consultative Jirga is under discussion, and they may be invited to attend the peace consultative Jirga.


The head of high peace council secretariat Umar Daudzai said that the participation of Taliban representatives to the peace consultative Jirga is under discussion, and they may be invited to attend the peace consultative Jirga.

Speaking at a press conference on Sunday in Kabul, Mr Daudzai welcomed the probable participation of Taliban group members at the peace consultative Jirga.
“The Taliban members, who would like to attend the peace consultative Jirga on behalf of the people will be allowed to attend the Jirga,” Daudzai said. adding that “The issue of an official invitation from the Taliban group to attend the Peace Consultative Jirga is currently under discussion and they may be invited to join the Loya Jirga”.

Mr Daudzai also said that preparations for the Peace Consultative Jirga have been taken which will be held on Sawr the 9th, with the participation of 2,500 pseudo-elected citizens to hold consultations on key lines of peace.


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