By: The Kabul Times
KABUL: Based on decree of President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, Brig. Gen. Ajmal Omar Shinwari has been appointed as spokesperson to Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF). Speaking to journalists in a news conference held yesterday, senior advisor to President on Public Relations and Strategic Affairs, Waheed Omar introduced Gen. Omar Shinwari as spokesperson to the media. He said that Gen. Shinwari has been appointed as to update media on issues related to war and security situation in the country. Omar further said that media sections within the Ministry of Defense (MoD), Ministry of Interior (MoI) and National Directorate of Security (NDS) would cooperate with Gen. Shinwari in this regard. Previously, Rohullah Ahmadzai and Tariq Arian were the spokespersons of the MoD and MoI accordingly.