Kabul: The United States and its Western allies left Afghanistan after twenty years and left nothing behind but growing terrorism and drug trafficking, Russia’s Foreign Minister said.
He added that Ukraine will possibly face Afghanistan’s fate if things remain unchanged, urging Ukrainian politicians to consider Afghanistan’s situation.
In an interview with Tsargrad TV channel, Sergey Lavrov pointing to Afghanistan said there will be a time that the US would no longer be interested in Ukraine and stop supporting this country as well.
Meanwhile, some other Russian politicians have also described the future of Ukraine as similar to that of war-torn Afghanistan.
Vasily Alekseyevich Nebenzya Permanent Representative of Russia to the United Nations on Tuesday, addressed Ukrainian leaders that President Ashraf Ghani fled Afghanistan only with a suitcase.
Russian Ambassador to Afghanistan Dmitry Zhirnov also pointed out that with the military support of the US and other NATO member states to the Ukrainian army, the war is ongoing with further escalations on the ground and “Collective West” is pushing the people of Ukraine to bear the cost of this catastrophes.