EPP Secretary General condemns Taliban overtake in Afghanistan

The secretary general of the EPP, Antonio López-Istúriz MEP, has issued a statement on the ongoing developments in Afghanistan, following the Taliban overtake in the nation’s capital Kabul.

 “The unfolding events in Afghanistan with the advancement of the taliban are worrisome. I’m particularly concerned for the women of the country. An international solution is required. The EU and UN play a key role in finding a viable and peaceful solution for Afghanistan’s future”, Mr. López-Istúriz said.