New Delhi, 21st August, 2021
After accepting the new Taliban government in Afghanistan, Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan Wang Yu and Chief Operations Commander of Pakistani terrorist organization Jaish-e-Mohammed Mufti Abdul Rauf Azhar met separately with the Taliban leadership in Kandahar.
The Chinese ambassador congratulated the Taliban on gaining power in Afghanistan. Earlier on Wednesday, Chinese Ambassador Wang met Pakistan’s ambassador to Afghanistan to discuss how China and Pakistan can enhance cooperation in Afghanistan.
Thereafter Ambassador Wang met Mulla Baradar in Kandahar. Mullah Baradar is currently the front-runner for the presidency of Afghanistan. China is taking an interest in Afghanistan and is believed to be eyeing the trillions of rupees in Afghanistan.
Apart from this, China is also making efforts to complete its Belt and Road project here. China is planning to export its products to Central Asian countries via Afghanistan.