Afghanistan needs "unity of purpose and common vision"

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Nicholas Haysom, the head of the UN Mission in Afghanistan. Photo: Fardin Waezi / UNAMA

Afghanistan needs to become a nation with a "unity of purpose and a common vision" if it is to develop peacefully according to the UN's senior representative in the country.

The central Asian country has suffered from decades of instability and continues to fight extremist organizations like the Taliban which continue to operate on its territory.

Appearing on state television, Nicholas Haysom, the head of the UN Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) stressed the world body's commitment to continue supporting the country.

Setyo Budi reports from the Afghan capital, Kabul.

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