Former Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, in a press release posted on Twitter, stated: “It’s with deep and profound remorse that my very own chapter resulted in related tragedy to my predecessors — with out guaranteeing stability and prosperity. I apologise to the Afghan folks that I couldn’t make it finish in another way.”
“Leaving Kabul was probably the most tough determination of my life, however I believed it was the one method to preserve the weapons silent and save Kabul and her six million residents,” stated Ghani.
“If I stayed, there was a threat of the identical horrific street-to-street combating town had suffered throughout the Civil Conflict of the Nineties.”
“Corruption is a plague that has crippled our nation for many years, and combating corruption has been a central focus of my efforts as president,” he stated, including that he and his Lebanese-born spouse had been “scrupulous in our private funds”.
“I’ve publically declared all my property. My spouse’s household inheritance has additionally been disclosed and stays listed in her house nation of Lebanon,” stated Ghani.
“I welcome an official audit or monetary investigation underneath United Nations (UN) auspices or every other applicable unbiased physique to show the veracity of my assertion,” added Ghani.
He appreciated the sacrifices the Afghans had remodeled the previous 40 years of conflict of their nation.