Afghanistan to sign transport agreement with Central Asian States

by Wadsam | October 15, 2017 9:35 am

The Afghan Ministry of Transport announced Saturday that an agreement was under consideration with the Central Asian States to resolve transport related issues on regional level.

Addressing a press conference in Mazar-i-Sharif, Transport Ministry spokesperson Hekmatullah Qawanj said an agreement with Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran and Pakistan would soon be inked to help Afghanistan find new linkages and road.

He added that electronic gates would be established at the custom departments to address corruption and graft issues.

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