Afghanistan ceasefires show peace is possible: UN mission chief

26 June 2018

The ceasefires earlier this month in Afghanistan conducted by the government and the Taliban extremist group are a signal that peace is possible in the war-weary country.

That’s the assessment of Tadamichi Yamamoto, head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), who briefed the Security Council this week.

Dianne Penn asked Mr. Yamamoto about his message to the 15 ambassadors.

Audio Credit:
Dianne Penn, UN News
Audio Duration:
8'36"

 

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