US special representative to Afghanistan’s peace Zalmay Khalilzad said the people of Afghanistan themselves caused the ongoing situation and accused former president Ashraf Ghani of disturbing peaceful transition.

Zalmay Khalilzad in his recent interview said the escape of Ashraf Ghani failed the scheme of peaceful transition and the entering of the Taliban to Kabul.

The special envoy has said that former Afghanistan was not willing to the peace talks and added that the US should not be blamed for the failure of the Afghan government.

“As per an established scheme, Ashraf Ghani was supposed to stay in Afghanistan as the president of the country but he did not do so.” Said, Khalilzad.

Zalmay Khalilzad blames the former Afghan government for the collapse as people and former officials accuse Khalilzad of having double standards when it comes to Afghanistan peace.

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