Tomas Niklasson, EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan, met Sirajuddin Haqqani, the Acting Taliban Interior Minister.

According to Bakhtar News Agency, the two sides discussed security matters on Tuesday 10 of May, where Haqqani stated that the world should not support any armed group in Afghanistan.

Haqqani stated that the Afghan soil will not be allowed to pose a threat to the other countries under the Doha Agreement.

Addressing the opponents, Haqqani also stated that the doors of reconcilliation are open.

Niklasson, on the other hand, agreed to help the Taliban produce passport papers.

The recent interview came as the Taliban’s acting interior minister said that the fighting in Panjshir, Andarab and Takhar had intensified over the past week and that the Taliban were sending troops daily to confront National Resistance Front forces.

According to reports, the Taliban have shot on civilians in Panjshir and Andarab on suspicion of participating with the National Resistance Front.