Baku, Azerbaijan, March 3
By Sabina Ahmadova - Trend:
"Civilian oversight of the Armed Forces" "in Afghan context" " seminar is being held at ADA University in Baku on March 3.
Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Araz Azimov, Afghan Defense Ministry officials, the ADA University representatives and experts are attending the event.
Azimov, speaking at the seminar said that Afghanistan is being given opportunity to create a state out of religious ideology and based on democratic principles.
Azerbaijani foreign ministry official, highlighting a number of specific factors, spoke about reintegration of the Taliban's armed groups operating in Afghanistan.
He noted that the Talibs are also ethnic Afghans and a part of ethnic Afgan people.
Therefore, Azimov said, this is a matter of reconciliation.
Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry official also touching upon the issue of the ISAF mission replacement said that the issue will depend on the presidential elections to be held in Afghanistan on April.
Translated by S.I.
Edited by C.N.