Russia hosts talks on Afghanistan, urges Taliban to open up, respect human rights

//Russia hosts talks on Afghanistan, urges Taliban to open up, respect human rights

Russia hosts talks on Afghanistan, urges Taliban to open up, respect human rights

Russia increased pressure on the Taliban on Wednesday to create an inclusive government representing a broad spectrum of society, as it hosted Afghanistan’s new administration at a major conference for the first time since the group took power.Pakistan, China, Iran, India and former Soviet Central Asian states joined Taliban officials at the Moscow meeting. The United States stayed away, citing technical reasons.With Afghanistan facing economic collapse and a humanitarian catastrophe, Moscow…

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