Afghan Interior Minister Mohammad Umer Daudzai met with the British ambassador, Sir Richard Stagg, yesterday afternoon.
They discussed a number of issues of mutual importance, including the elections, LOTFA, border security, and the recent killing of the Swedish/British journalist, Nils Horner in Kabul, which both Minister Mohammad Umer Daudzai and Ambassador Stagg condemned the killing of journalist.
Minister Mohammad Umer Daudzai updated Ambassador Stagg on the criminal investigation so far, including the fact that it had now been passed to the Major Crimes Task Force. As such, there would be no further official comment until the investigation had concluded.
Ambassador Sir Richard Stagg expressed gratitude for Minister Mohammad Umer Daudzai’s update on the progress of investigation.