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UN establishes formal ties with Taliban-governed Afghanistan

Times of India | 18/03/2022 10:28 AM | Click to read full article

The UN Security Council voted Thursday to establish formal ties with Taliban-run Afghanistan, which has yet to win widespread international recognition.

It did so in approving a resolution that does not use the word Taliban and spells out the new one-year mandate of the UN political mission in Afghanistan, which it said was "crucial" to peace in the country.