Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Media Release Service

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Pajhwok Mobile App

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Italy pledges 120 million Euros for Afghan security forces

Italy pledges 120 million Euros for Afghan security forces

By
On
Feb 28, 2018 - 16:58

KABUL (Pajhwok): Italy’s Special Representative for Afghanistan Alberto Peri has pledged 120 million Euros for Afghan security forces, a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) said on Wednesday.

Peri renewed Rome’s commitment to Afghanistan and discussed bilateral relation and cooperation during a meeting with Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani on the sideline of Kabul Process Conference here.

The Afghan government peace mechanism, international community perspective on Afghan peace process, suspension of support to terrorist groups in the region and bilateral cooperation including Italy’s fresh pledge 120 million Euros were discussed during the meeting, the statement said.

Peri has been heading her country’s delegation in 2nd summit of Kabul Process which kicked off in Kabul today.

The Afghan foreign minister hailed Italy cooperation with Afghanistan being a friend country and appreciated the uplift projects conducted by Italy in Herat province.

nh