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US wants Afghanistan to finalize security pact within 3 months

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Ahmad Shah Ghanizada
Ahmad Shah Ghanizada
Ahmadshah Ghanizada is the deputy editor in chief for The Khaama Press Agency who manages and overlooks the English edition.

Afghanistan-US security agreementAfghan president Hamid Karzai on Saturday revealed that washington wants to finalize the proposed security pact with Kabul within the next three months.

While speaking during a joint press conference with the British Prime Minister, President Karzai said that he a video conference with the US president Barack Obama recently.

Karzai said, President Barack Obama urged him to finalize the agreement on security pact between the two nations within the next three months, however Karzai insisted that Afghanistan has irreversible conditions to sign the security pact with Washington.

He said the security pact should guarantee peace and stability, the national interest of the country, and must support a strong central political system in Afghanistan.

The talks over security pact with Washington was suspended by the government of Afghanistan in the wake of opening of Taliban political office in Qatar under the name of Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan, which angered Afghan officials.

Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) ould govern the deployment of limited U. S. military presence in Afghanistan after the 2014 withdrawal of some 100,000-strong NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in the conflict-ridden country.

In the meantime president Hamid Karzai said that Afghanistan is delighted with the long term strategic cooperation agreements signed with the other nations, and is expcting to sign security agreements with United states of America and NATO considering the national benefits of the country.

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