#Iran Spox confirms talks with #Taliban delegation in Tehran/ The meeting followed a recent visit by the Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council Ali ShamKhani to #Afghanistan during which he held talks with Afghan officials
#Iran’s Foreign Ministry spox: A delegation of #Afghanistan’s #Taliban traveled to Iran & yesterday they had a meeting with an Iranian delegation led by DepFM Araghchi. The meeting was important & aimed at facilitating the peace process between Afghan government & the group.
This is for the first time that an Iranian official confirms #Iran's communication & talks with the #Taliban of #Afghanistan. Iranian SNSC secretary Ali Shamkhani made the remarks in a meeting w/ his Afghan counterpart today in Kabul.
#Iran’s Qods Force commander Soleimani (on #Trump’s threats): What damn have you done in #Afghanistan since ۲۰۰۱ & with ۱۱۰K troops & mobilizing the world? Isn’t it that now you are begging #Taliban for talks & compromise? How you are threatening us?
#Zarif told #NDTV: think it would be impossible to have a future Afghanistan without any role for the #Taliban. we also believe that the Taliban do not have- should not have a dominant role in #Afghanistan.At the end of the day that is the decision that the Afghans need to make
#Iran's SNSC secretary Shamkhani confirms the talks held between Iran & the #Taliban of #Afghanistan, saying that Afghan government has been informed about the communications & the talks with the group & that the process [of coordination with the government] will continue.