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by Oui on Tue Aug 17th, 2021 at 12:45:24 PM EST
China respects the Afghan people's right to decide on their own future independently. We are ready to continue to develop good-neighborliness and friendly cooperation with Afghanistan and play a constructive role in Afghanistan's peace and reconstruction.

A Taliban-led Afghanistan could mean all sorts of problems for India

Declassified US government documents chronicle the nexus between the Taliban and Pakistan's "anti-India militant" training camps. And with China being a close ally of Pakistan, it could soon get "ugly" for India, according to Michael Kugelman, deputy director and senior associate for South Asia at the US-based Wilson Center. "This means that India faces the reality of not only a Taliban government in Afghanistan, but also its two biggest rivals deepening their footprints in a country where India has many equities, investments, and close ties with non-Taliban political leaders.

A distant Russia

Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken

by Oui on Tue Aug 17th, 2021 at 10:13:23 PM EST
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