Oct 19, 2001, 12:01 AM
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Minister UK says Afghanistan, of future in role essential has Iran Bradshaw Ben Minister Office Foreign British - IRNA 19, .Oct London, global the in role Iran with "pleased very" was he that Friday said .terrorism international against war further for plans immediate no were there that IRNA told Bradshaw trip first Straw's Jack Secretary Foreign following Tehran to visits .continue "contacts positive" that added but month, last of future the in play to role important very a had Iran" national and security Iran's of because least not Afghanistan, .said he "interests, neighbouring all like that added Minister Office Foreign The the on negotiations all in "essential" was role Iran's states, .Afghanistan in regime post-Taliban a of composition including regime, Taliban the from "terribly suffered" had Iran Hundreds .said he Afghanistan, from heroine of trafficking the from illicit the combating in killed been had guards border Iranian of .added he trade, drugs and Qatar Kuwait, to visits from returned just has Bradshaw understand to beginning were people ordinary said he where Bahrain, .regime Taliban the of nature true the he East, Middle the in crisis current the to regard With not" as Palestinians the to ultimatums issuing for Israel criticised Palestinian the end to threat Sharon's Ariel ".helpful very being ".short-sighted" was said, he Authority, Office Foreign the journalists, East Middle with brief a At of favour in biased was policy British that charges denied Minister as killing Palestinian every condemned government his saying Israel, .assassination Israeli illegal every condemning as well was policy British as far as double-standards no was There" .argued he "concerned, HC/KS End