18 September 2021

US, NATO must bear cost of Afghan reconstruction, says Putin Related news


ANKARA  Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday urged the US and NATO countries to bear the cost of reconstruction of Afghanistan, according to Russian media.  Putin, who is in self-isolation as a measure against COVID-19, attended the two summits of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) and the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)—held in Dushanbe capital of Tajikistan through a video link. Voicing support for the contacts between the SCO and Afghanistan, Putin stressed that [...]