Abdullah Abdullah speaking at Troika plus in Doha said the ongoing situation in Afghanistan is also threatening the security of the region.

Head of High Council for National Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah said that situation in Afghanistan is critical and asked for an urgent session of the UN Security Council to be held over Afghanistan.

Abdullah Abdullah said that the gains of the past twenty years are at risk which requires the ongoing atrocities to be stopped as soon as possible.

The Head of HCNR was addressing representatives of the US, China, Pakistan, and Russian on the last day of international meetings on Afghanistan in the Qatari capital Doha on Thursday, August 12.

He also said that the Taliban with their recent series of attacks on major cities of Afghanistan left thousands dead and wounded and made hundreds of thousands of others leave their homes.

Abdullah said that the issue of Afghanistan is now threatening global peace and security, thus there is an urgent need for a session of the UN Security Council to address the misery.

The Taliban with their recent increase of violence toppled ten provinces only in the past seven days.


  • Najibullah Lalzoy is a journalist and editor at Khaama Press. He has a BA degree in journalism.