Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

NATO hails Afghan forces fight against terrorism

NATO hails Afghan forces fight against terrorism

Jan 19, 2017 - 13:23

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Defence Chiefs of the NATOinfo-icon has discussed counter-terrorism projects and renewed its continued support for Resolute Support (RS) mission in Afghanistaninfo-icon, a statement from the alliance said on Thursday.

During the 176th Military Committee Chiefs of Defence Session (MCCS) held at the alliance headquarters Brussels, the capital of Belgium, NATO’s Command Structure, continuing defence & deterrence measures were discussed, the statement said.

While the focus of the MCCS was on NATO’s posture and continued adaptation, a significant part of the meetings was dedicated to projecting stability outside NATO’s borders and the importance of maintaining and enhancing partnerships.

During the RS Session, the NATO Chiefs of Defence (CHoDs) commended the Afghan National Defence and Security Forces (ANDSF) for the work they are doing to protect and defend the Afghan people with determination and courage, acknowledging the ongoing challenges and casualties suffered.

“It is important to work with Afghanistan to encourage all regional actors to play a constructive role and find a lasting solution. This is the best way to fight terrorism, stabilize and support the unity of Afghanistan”, added General Pavel, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee.






Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment



Twitter Update