- Ashraf Ghani’s Fb web page stated the world should “prolong a hand of friendship” to the Taliban.
- His Twitter account later stated the Fb web page was hacked.
- Ghani fled Afghanistan for the UAE on August 15, the day the Taliban seized Kabul.
The final president of Afghanistan says his Fb account was hacked after it posted a message telling folks to assist the Taliban.
A publish was shared on Ashraf Ghani’s verified Fb web page at 12:15 p.m. Afghanistan time on Monday, which stated the world ought to have interaction with the Taliban authorities.
“The worldwide neighborhood ought to work together with the present authorities as an alternative of alienating the Afghan folks,” it stated.
“The world should perceive that if Afghanistan desires a affluent and safe Afghanistan, it should prolong a hand of friendship. It can’t be influenced by hostility because it has skilled within the final twenty years.”
However half-hour after the Fb publish was revealed, Ghani’s verified Twitter account stated his Fb account had been hacked, saying that something revealed from Sunday onwards was “now not legitimate.”
—Ashraf Ghani (@ashrafghani) September 27, 2021
Ghani had fled Afghanistan for the UAE on August 15, the day the Taliban took Kabul.
He later stated he did it to attempt to keep away from bloodshed: “Leaving Kabul was essentially the most tough resolution of my life, however I believed it was the one method to maintain the weapons silent and save Kabul and her 6 million residents,” he stated.
Ghani’s Fb publish was nonetheless on the web page as of 1:30 p.m. Afghanistan time on Monday.