Kabul, 7 September 2021 (TDI): The Ambassador of China to Afghanistan, Wang Yu, had a meeting with Deputy Head of Taliban Political Office Abdul Salam Hanafi. Ambassador Wang and the Taliban had a discussion on various issues related to the developments in Afghanistan. China also assured its support for the people of Afghanistan and confirmed that Beijing will continue humanitarian aid to Kabul.
On Thursday, Wu Jianghao, Assistant Foreign Minister of China, has announced that it would keep its embassy in Afghanistan and will assist the country amid the humanitarian crisis and the pandemic. The Taliban side has also assured the safety of staff and security of institutions. Therefore, Beijing’s embassy is actively participating in the maintenance of peace in the region.
Besides this, the foreign minister of China, Wang Yi also urged the international community to adopt diplomatic ways in settlement of Afghan issue instead of sanctioning the country. China also favors a free and sovereign Afghanistan.