Pompeo arrives in Kabul to try to revive flagging Afghan peace talks

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Attempt to save stalled Afghanistan peace process comes as most world leaders have curtailed travel due to coronavirus

The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has arrived in Kabul on an urgent visit to try to move forward a US peace deal signed with the Taliban last month, a trip that comes despite the coronavirus pandemic, at a time when world leaders and statesmen are curtailing official travel.

Since the signing of the deal, the peace process has stalled amid political turmoil in Afghanistan, with the country’s leaders squabbling over who was elected president.

Come down from my office only to find that Susan and Nick have almost finished without me! pic.twitter.com/UIqVfZMjAD

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