Afghans buy dry fruits ahead of Eid al-Fitr festival in Herat, Afghanistan, May 20, 2020. Many Afghans prepare for the upcoming Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. (Photo by Elaha Sahel/Xinhua)
BEIJING, May 24 (Xinhua) -- The fast-moving events in recent months have taken Afghanistan closer to peace than ever, but the road ahead is far from smooth, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Sunday.
Wang made the remarks at a press conference on the sidelines of the annual national legislative session. ■