China’s Xi and Russia’s Putin discuss Afghanistan – state media


BEIJING, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin exchanged views on Afghanistan in a call on Wednesday, according to Chinese state newspaper People’s Daily.

Xi urged all parties in Afghanistan to build an open and inclusive political framework, implement moderate, stable policies and cut ties with all terrorist groups, it said.

Reporting by Yew Lun Tian; Editing by Alex Richardson

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