The special representative of the Secretary of state for Afghanistan in December to visit Russia

© AFP 2018 / Nicholas kasdaye the U.S. state Department in Washington. Archival photoThe special representative of the Secretary of state for Afghanistan in December to visit Russia© 2018 AFP / Nicholas Kamm

The US special envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad will visit from 2 to 20 December a number of countries, including Russia, have informed in the state Department.

The exact date of the visit to Moscow is not called.

«The special representative on the Afghan truce Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad will visit Pakistan, Afghanistan, Russia, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Belgium, United Arab Emirates and Qatar with the interministerial delegation 2-20 December,» — said in a statement the state Department.

It is noted that during the visit, Khalilzad «will meet with representatives of the Afghan government and other stakeholders to support and promote an inclusive peace process in Afghanistan.» The planned talks with the President of the country.

Formerly the Director of second Asia Department at the Russian foreign Ministry Zamir Kabulov reported that Khalilzad is expected to visit Moscow visit to take place in early December.

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