The complete withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan allows you to put an end to years of bloody war in the country, said the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
According to Zakharova, the Russian foreign Ministry drew attention to the statement of the representative of the Ministry of defense to reduce the number of American troops in Afghanistan to the level stipulated by the agreement on peace between Washington and the radical movement "Taliban", as well as five bases to the Afghan national security forces.
Qatar welcomed on Tuesday handed down the verdict of the International court of justice, which rejected the appeal which established a blockade of Qatar's neighbouring countries on the incompetence of the claims of the Doha ban on flights through their airspace by the International civil aviation organization (ICAO) told RIA Novosti in the press office of the government of Qatar.
2017 neighboring Arab countries Qatar and Egypt was banned in the Emirate of aircraft flying through their airspace and use their airports, in this connection, Qatar filed a complaint with the ICAO with a request to restore his right to fly in accordance with international agreements, but the countries filed a lawsuit in the international court of justice that ICAO has no jurisdiction to consider such questions.
The Afghan radical movement "Taliban" ready for the week to start in the Qatar talks with the government after the release of all prisoners, an arrangement with the Qatari authorities about it there, told RIA Novosti the official representative of the political office of Taliban in Doha of Those Shahin.
Previously the TV station 1TV News reported the reluctance of the Afghan government to release about 600 prisoners, the release of which requires a radical grouping "the Taliban" . According to the channel, the authorities said the refusal to release Taliban prisoners 597. The Bureau of prisons of Afghanistan reported that most of those prisoners convicted of criminal offenses, murder.
The US special envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad said that he had held talks in Doha with the Qatari authorities and the delegation of the radial movement of the Taliban and discussed the issues of Afghan settlement.
"Together with the head of international financial Corporation in the United States Adam Bailer we held meetings in Doha with (representatives) of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Qatar and the Qatar Foundation, discussed the possibility of joint investments in the Afghan process for peace and prosperity in the region," Khalilzad wrote on Twitter, noting that he had met with understanding on this issue and feels real such investments.
The Qatari authorities are not going in the next few months to open to the entry of tourists, said RIA Novosti in the travel company, Discover Qatar, responsible for the accommodation of foreigners.
"While there is information about the possibility of entry only to those foreigners who have residence permit in Qatar and for some reason was outside of it in countries with a low risk of the spread of coronavirus, when the borders were closed due to the coronavirus. They will be able to return, starting from 1 August. But prior permission from the authorities and only with a prepaid reservation in provided for carrying out the quarantine hotel for 14 days," said a company representative.
In neighbouring Qatar, the country has not yet accepted the mediation of Kuwait to resolve the conflict with Doha, said Qatari Ambassador to USA Meshaal bin Hamad al Thani in an interview with the Al Monitor Podcast.
In his opinion, is a guarantee that these countries "will come to their senses and recognize the lack of alternatives to solution based dialogue that is based on respect of all parties."
Russian Deputy foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov discussed with the authorities of Qatar the situation in Syria, Libya, Yemen and the Palestinian-Israeli settlement, reports the foreign Ministry.
On the eve of the Doha Bogdanov held meetings with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Qatar Mohammed al-Thani, and also talked with the Finance Minister of Qatar Ali al-Imadi. On Wednesday, Bogdanov was received by state Minister of defence Khaled al-Atiya and held consultations with Minister of state for foreign Affairs of Qatar Sultan al-Muraikhi.
Russia hopes that the implementation of the agreement between the United States and the radical movement "Taliban" will lead to the complete withdrawal of foreign troops from Afghanistan and the achievement of inter-Afghan reconciliation, said the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
"We believe that the implementation of the us-Taliban agreement, let me remind you that it was signed on February 29 this year in Doha, will lead to the complete withdrawal of foreign forces and achieving national inter-Afghan reconciliation," Zakharova said at the briefing.
The national security Council of Afghanistan has handed over to representatives of radical movement "the Taliban" the agenda of the inter-Afghan talks, the Taliban on offer yet not answered, reported local TV channel, Ariana News, citing a representative of the Council, Javid Faisal.
Earlier, the TV channel Tolo News, citing a representative of the administration of the President of Afghanistan said that the country's authorities have agreed to conduct only a preliminary stage of negotiations with the radical movement "Taliban" in Qatar.
The Afghan authorities have agreed to conduct only a preliminary stage of negotiations with the radical movement "Taliban" in Qatar, according to TV channel TOLO news, citing a representative of the presidential administration.
According to a source, "while no agreement about the main part of an intra-Afghan talks in Qatar was not".
Gulf countries are considering a new initiative to resolve the conflict between Qatar and its neighbors and lifting the blockade of the Emirate, which lasted three years, was announced by the Minister for foreign Affairs of Qatar Mohammed Ben Abderrahmane al-Thani, in an interview to television channel "al Jazeera".
According to him, the dialogue that began at the end of last year, with Saudi Arabia, was positive, but stopped for unknown reasons Doha.
Greece has banned the flights with Qatar until June 15, after the day before at 12 passengers arriving on a flight from Doha was positive tests for coronavirus, said in a release sent to RIA Novosti the message of the General Secretariat of civil protection.
The airline Qatar Airlines from Doha to Athens international airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" was held a scheduled inspection of all 91 passengers to the presence of the virus COVID-19 with positive results were 12 of them.