By: The Kabul Times
KABUL: President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani will travel to Tashkent to attend a High-Level Conference on Central and South Asia: Regional Connections, local Uzbek media reported.
The conference will be held on July 15-16 and the situation in Afghanistan will be discussed during this event. According to local Uzbek media, the conference would be held at the initiative of Uzbekistan President Shavkat Miziyoye.
This comes as border crossing reopened between Uzbekistan and Afghanistan following security threats and Taliban’s attacks on border security check posts.
“The brave Afghan security forces would spare no efforts to provide security for the people and prioritize security of the trade ports as well as the traders,” a statement from northern Balkh provincial governor office said yesterday, soon after the crossings reopened between the two countries.
The Balkh provincial governor office said the crossing were reopened and there were no security threats along the highway.