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Swaraj meets Afghan High Peace Council secy, discusses peace process

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

on Friday met Umer Daudzai, who briefed her on the outcome of the recently held 'Loya Jirga' or peace meeting in

A historic "loya jirga" peace summit in was held earlier this month with delegates from across demanding an immediate and permanent ceasefire, and saying he was conditionally prepared to implement the call.

The 'loya jirga' or grand assembly saw about 3,200 religious and tribal leaders, politicians and representatives try to find a breakthrough in Afghanistan's gruelling conflict.

Daudzai, who is also Ghani's special envoy, also met

"EAM @SushmaSwaraj & met Secretary & Ghani's @Umerdaudzai2 ,who briefed the Indian leadership on the outcome of the recently held expressed its support for sustainable peace in Afghanistan," tweeted.

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First Published: Fri, May 17 2019. 21:31 IST
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