this CIA Director William J. BurnsThere was a secret meeting with the de facto leaders of the Taliban in Kabul on Monday, Abdul Ghani Baradar, In order to discuss the delicate situation caused in the Afghan capital, the newspaper reported on Tuesday Washington post.
its about The highest level of face-to-face meetings According to a US official who asked not to be named, since Islamic radicals took over the Afghan capital, there have been differences between the Taliban and the administration of Democrat Joe Biden.
The President of the United States dispatched the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, a diplomatic service veteran and the most respected diplomat in the cabinet, to evacuate personnel from Kabul International Airport in a frantic effort. Biden called it “one of the largest and most difficult airlifts in history.” One”, highlight the newspaper.
The CIA declined to comment on the details of the meeting with the Taliban, but the discussion may be about Upcoming deadline of August 31 Biden hopes that the U.S. military will complete airlifts to U.S. citizens and Afghan allies.