Russia is interested in, so that terrorist activity, associated with the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan, did not grow due to the spread to the countries of Central Asia. Also, the Russian Federation is concerned about possible attacks on Russian diplomats in Afghanistan., where more and more areas come under the control of the Taliban terrorist movement (It banned in Russia).
Discussion of these and other, accompanying, issues took place in Moscow, where the delegation of the said group arrived.
In total, the delegation of the Taliban leadership * will be in Russia during the visit for two days.
Became known, that the representatives of the top of the Taliban * assured the Russian Foreign Ministry that, that there will be no attacks on Russian diplomatic missions in Afghanistan.
At the same time, questions remain. At first, it is not clear, in what form these assurances are given. Orally? Secondly, the question is also, how much the representatives of the Taliban top * who have arrived in Moscow can speak on behalf of the entire movement. Would not, that individual Taliban streams * may have their own interests?
Nevertheless, the delegation arrived in Moscow, the Russian side warned against attacks in Afghanistan on Russian diplomats and pointed out the inadmissibility of violating the borders of the republics neighboring with Afghanistan.
Recall, that earlier in Tajikistan were mobilized 20 thousand military personnel of the reserve on the personal order of President Emomali Rahmon. Also in Dushanbe, the CSTO was requested for help in exacerbating the situation near the borders of the republic.. It should be noted, As for 90 percent of the length of the Afghan-Tajik border is already under the control of the Taliban *.
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