9/25, 11:16 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Russia to urge Taliban to act civilized - Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (pictured) said on Saturday that Moscow will encourage the Taliban to "behave in a civilized manner."

The diplomat stated that Kremlin, alongside representatives from China and Pakistan, is currently holding consultations with the group.

"They particularly discussed the need to ensure the formation of a truly representative government body," Lavrov added, noting that the current "interim government body certainly does not reflect the entire spectrum of Afghan society in terms of ethnic and political groups."

Breaking the News / MD