Taliban Spokesperson: We hope Trump wins the elections
“We hope he will win the elections and end the American military presence in Afghanistan,” Taliban Spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid, referring to US President Donald Trump, said. said.
Taliban Spokesperson Mujahid, who gave a telephone interview to the US CBS channel while negotiations between Washington and the Taliban were ongoing, said they wanted Trump to win the elections.
“We hope he (Trump) will win the elections and end the American military presence in Afghanistan,” the Mujahid said regarding the presidential elections to be held on November 3. made his comment.
Another Taliban official told CBS News, “When we heard that Trump was Covid-19, we were concerned for his health, but it seems to be getting better now.” found the assessment.
Trump’s election campaign director Tim Murtaugh, who made a written statement on the issue, noted that they rejected the Taliban’s support and that Trump would protect American interests in any case.
Trump, who returned to the White House on Monday after caught in the coronavirus (Covid-19) and was treated in the hospital, made a statement about the latest situation in Afghanistan on his Twitter account the day before.