Vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by Afghanistan people

Update: 10:19 | 01/04/2020
Vietnam has reaffirmed support for peace process led by Afghan people at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC)'s teleconference on March 31 discussing Afghanistan situation and activities of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA).
TIN LIÊN QUAN
vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by afghanistan people Japan’s Fukushima prefecture thanks Vietnam for post-disaster support
vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by afghanistan people PM: COVID-19 fight is top central task of the Party, army and people now
vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by afghanistan people
At the teleconference. (Photo: Internet)

Speaking at the event, Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, Deputy Permanent Representative of Vietnam’s Mission to the UN highlighted the importance of continued implementation of the UNSC’s Resolution No.2513 on supporting the Peace Agreement signed on February 29.

Expressing concern over terror attacks, Ambassador Anh called for promptly improving security amid the COVID-19 pandemic towards reaching a long-term cease-fire deal.

Anh expressed hope for more active involvement of women in the peace process and called on the international community to provide more enhance technical support so that Afghanistan could continue joining teleconferences amid the pandemic.

The same day, the UNSC issued a press statement expressing concern over the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic and calling for increased joint work to curb its spread. It highlighted the need to soon reach a cease-fire agreement and ensure humanitarian access in Afghanistan, and urged Afghan leaders to deal with differences while expressing the hope that peace talks will soon be held despite challenges arising from the epidemic.

According to the UNAMA, over 10,000 civilians were killed and injured in 2019 and hundreds more since the beginning of this year.

As of March 30, Afghanistan recorded 123 infection cases and four deaths from COVID-19.

On March 24, the UN Secretary General appointed former Canadian Ambassador in Afghanistan Deborah Lyons as his new Special Representative and head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan.

vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by afghanistan people F1 Vietnam Grand Prix begins media accreditation process

The media accreditation process for the 2020 Formula 1 VinFast Vietnam Grand Prix began on February 12.

vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by afghanistan people Vietnam contributes to world peace

During its first month as Chair of the UN Security Council, Vietnam has contributed to world peace.

vietnam affirms support of for peace process led by afghanistan people Vietnam welcomes efforts to re-start Middle East peace process

Vietnam closely follows the situation in the Middle East and welcomes all efforts to re-start the Middle East peace process, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Le Thi Thu ..

(Source: VNA)