Russia Invites Taliban to Regional Summit in Moscow

Russia Invites Taliban to Regional Summit in Moscow

Russia has invited the Taliban to attend an October 20 meeting in Moscow alongside representatives from China, India, Iran, and Pakistan to discuss the geopolitical situation in Afghanistan, Agence France-Presse (AFP) reported Thursday.

Russia’s presidential envoy to Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov, was asked by reporters at a press briefing October 7 if the Kremlin had invited a Taliban delegation to the upcoming summit.

Gabrielle Reyes