Afghanistan on agenda, S Jaishankar set to visit Tajikistan for SCO meet
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Afghanistan on agenda, S Jaishankar set to visit Tajikistan for SCO meet

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September 14, 2021

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is expected to travel to Tajikistan this week to attend a key meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on the situation in Afghanistan after its takeover by the Taliban, sources said.


New Delhi, 14 September 2021

As per news report of The Indian Express, Meanwhile, Jaishankar said Monday that India is ready to send humanitarian aid to Afghan people as in the past but it should have unrestricted access and the aid should be distributed to all sections of society. Jaishankar is also likely to hold a series of bilateral meetings at Tajik capital city Dushanbe with his counterparts from Russia, Iran and Tajikistan among others. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to virtually participate in the annual SCO summit on September 17 that is expected to deliberate extensively on the developments in Afghanistan as well as the overall regional security scenario.

Source - indianexpress.com

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