In the United States hyping the campaign about Russia's collusion with the Taliban. Calls Donald trump to stop accusing Moscow does not act. Congress called for sanctions and rebukes the President for inaction. In response, the Russian foreign Ministry recalled that the Americans involved in the Afghan drug trafficking. Why this problem can not be solved for many years, understood to RIA Novosti.
"These countless kickbacks from the projects that were there, part of the same wonderful American intelligence that our accused of something in the drug trafficking. They have planes from Kandahar from Bagram fly without checking in anywhere — in Germany, Romania," resented the special representative of Russia on the Afghan settlement Zamir Kabulov, the TV channel "Russia 1". In the White house and the state Department has not commented on the statements of the Russian diplomat.
US intelligence accused Russia of colluding with the Taliban involved in the drug trade, it is known to every Afghan in Kabul, said the special envoy of the President on Afghanistan, Director of second Asia Department at the Russian foreign Ministry Zamir Kabulov in an interview with "Vesti on Saturday" on TV channel "Russia-1".
"These countless kickbacks from the projects that were there, part of the same wonderful American intelligence that our accused of something in the drug trafficking. They have planes from Kandahar from Bagram fly without checking in anywhere - in Germany, in Romania. How could such a business. Every Afghan in Kabul you will tell, even the lazy ready on the subject to talk about. This mystery is an open secret that everyone already stuffed on edge. All waved as a given," said Kabulov.
New publications about the alleged "conspiracy" of Moscow with the Taliban are part of the inner-party struggle in the United States, there are forces that are not interested in leaving Afghanistan, fakes like they are trying to justify their own failure, told RIA Novosti the special representative of the President of the Russian Federation, Director of second Asia Department Zamir Kabulov.
Previously, the newspaper the New York Times, citing anonymous us intelligence officials published an article in which asserted that military intelligence of the Russian Federation allegedly offered a reward associated with the Taliban militants for attacks on American soldiers in Afghanistan and that this was reported to the President of the United States Donald Trump. No evidence was provided. The Russian Embassy in the United States demanded from the authorities an adequate response to the threats made to the diplomats because of false news about Russia and Afghanistan. The Russian foreign Ministry called the media reports a fake. Later, similar statements were made by the Washington post.
Afghan authorities are delaying the issue of exchange of prisoners with the Taliban, after which should be started intra-Afghan talks and declared a ceasefire, the sooner both parties will complete the process, the faster the outcome of the civil war in the country, told RIA Novosti the special representative of Russian President on Afghanistan, Director of second Asia Department at the Russian foreign Ministry Zamir Kabulov.
Earlier, the representative of national security Council of Afghanistan Javid Faisal said that the past week was "the most deadly over the past 19 years," the militants of the radical movement "Taliban" carried out over 400 attacks in Afghanistan last week and killed nearly 300 employees of the national security forces.
The establishment of universal and lasting cease-fire in Afghanistan should become one of the key issues of the forthcoming intra-Afghan talks, said Tuesday the Russian foreign Ministry on the results of consultations between Russia, the US and Afghanistan via videoconference. In negotiations took part the Russian President's special envoy on Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov, his us counterpart Zalmay Khalilzad and acting foreign Minister IRINA Hanif Atmar.
Earlier Kabulov told RIA Novosti that during the online meeting, the Afghan side reaffirmed its intention in the near future to complete the process of releasing Taliban prisoners, a condition for the start of direct inter-Afghan negotiations.
Online consultation USA - Russia - Afghanistan will be held on 15 June, told RIA Novosti the special representative of the President of the Russian Federation, Director of second Asia Department at the Russian foreign Ministry Zamir Kabulov.
"Tripartite consultations scheduled on Monday," said Kabulov.
The special representatives of Russia, China, USA and Pakistan discussed the preparation of direct inter-Afghan talks and noted the progress in the exchange of prisoners in Afghanistan between the government and the radical movement "Taliban", said on Thursday the Russian foreign Ministry.
As reported, the Russian foreign Ministry, June 3, had a telephone consultation in the format of the extended "Troika" – Russia, USA and China with the involvement of Pakistan – Afghanistan, which was attended by the special representative of the Russian President for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov.