India, US will continue to work together to support stability in Afghanistan: Antony Blinken

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New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): During the joint PC with EAM S Jaishankar, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said, “We discussed regional security issues including Afghanistan. India and US share strong interest in peaceful, secure and stable Afghanistan. As a credible partner in the region, India has and will continue to make vital contribution to Afghanistan's stability and development”. He added, “We will continue to work together to sustain the gains of the Afghan people and support regional stability after the withdrawal of coalition forces from the country (Afghanistan)”. “Even as we withdraw our forces from Afghanistan, we remain engaged in Afghanistan. We have not only a strong embassy there but also have important programmes that support the country economically through development and security assistance,” Blinken further added.

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