The United Nations deputy secretary-general expressed the hope that an upcoming conference of the world body will discuss granting official recognition to the Taliban. See transcript below.
Amina Mohammed delivered her remarks at Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs, formerly known as the Woodrow Wilson School, interviewed by Dean Amaney Jamal.
No joke: U.N. Deputy Secretary-General calls for official recognition of the Taliban.
🇺🇳 Amina Mohammed: “We hope we will find those baby steps to put us back on the pathway to recognition of the Taliban. A principled recognition. The Taliban clearly want recognition.” https://t.co/440XVe1vaN pic.twitter.com/vuvPYLiDkk
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