Source Pravda.Ru

First Meeting On Political Settlement In Afghanistan To Take Place Saturday

Representatives of Afghan ethnic groups and the UN are expected to convene in Berlin on Saturday to discuss political settlement in the country, BBC reported Tuesday quoting UN diplomatic sources. The sources say Mr Brahimi is expected to make a formal announcement to the UN Security Council later on Tuesday. Establishment of a broad-based transitional government for Afghanistan is due to be discussed at the meeting, according to BBC.