The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took to Twitter to express that he feels, “ the hour has come for peace in Afghanistan,” he said that Afghans are worthy of peace and an end to the violence they face on a daily basis.
He further added that the US is consistently committed to the peace process in Afghanistan and providing support and required help for those wish for future that is peaceful and stable.
This tweet was put out amidst the backdoor dialogue between the US and the Taliban that is going on in Doha and progressed into the 5th day on Thursday.
US Ambassador to Kabul John Bass also mentioned that the intra-Afghan dialogue scheduled for this weekend is a key factor in attaining peace in Afghanistan and said that Peace in Afghanistan remains a priority for both Afghanistan and US governments.
This came on the account of Afghan Politicians and officials’ preparations for marking their participation in the intra-Afghan dialogue scheduled for this weekend in Doha on a collaborative effort by Qatar and Doha.