The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg stressed NATO’s unchanged focus to make the Afghan forces stronger.

He emphasized on NATO’s focus during his meeting meet with the U.S. envoy for Afghan peace Zalmay Khalilzad in the margins of the UN General Assembly.

According to a statement released by NATO “They discussed the security situation in Afghanistan and NATO’s support for the peace talks.”

The statement further added that the Secretary General welcomed Ambassador Khalilzad’s regular briefings to the North Atlantic Council.

The statement also added “He stressed that NATO’s focus remains unchanged: to make the Afghan security forces stronger, so that they can fight international terrorism and create the conditions for lasting peace.”

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