India’s National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval participated in the fifth multilateral meeting of senior security officials of regional countries in Moscow on Wednesday. The meeting focused on various issues related to Afghanistan, including the security situation and humanitarian challenges. Doval made it clear India “will never abandon the Afghan people in their time of need” and pointed out that terrorism has become a major threat in the region. He emphasised the need for intensified intelligence and security cooperation to tackle Daesh, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM). Doval further called for an inclusive and representative dispensation in the larger interest of Afghan society. He also noted that India is and will remain an important stakeholder in Afghanistan and will always support collective efforts to help the Afghan people build a prosperous nation.
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