President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said the issue of peace and reconciliation is a national issue and only the Afghan national can define the values of peace.

In his speech during a meeting with the Civil Society members, President Ghai said we should have a clear will and path in this regard, emphasizing that the bitter experiences of the past should not be repeated.

Pointing towards the involvement of the youths in peace process, President Ghani said the government attempts to increase the role of youths in every key national decision.

President Ghani further added that achieving peace is not a straight forward issue emphasizing that we should have a resolve to all ups and downs on the way towards peace.

He also promised that that negotiating team would consult regarding all opportunities and issues of peace process.

The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the members of he Civil Society shared their specific views and recommendations regarding peace process and thanked President Ghani for consulting with the representatives of all sects of the nation.

They also added that the youths of the country feel their contribution in all key national decisions.