Oct 22, 2001, 12:01 AM
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Straw says future, Afghanistan's in stake' `considerable has Iran future the in "stake considerable" a has Iran - IRNA 22, Oct London, for framework post-Taliban a developing helping in and Afghanistan of .Monday said Secretary Foreign British country, the in minority Shia the and (Iranians) them cause regime Taliban The" for on getting from hardship (and) problems great very Afghanistan press a told Straw "border, the across refugees million two .journalists Muslim for office Minister's Prime the at conference Afghanistan's of up made) group 2 plus 6 the of member a is Iran" with border large a has It .(Russia and US the plus neighbours, of future the in stake considerable very a has It .Afghanistan .said he "Afghanistan, for Institute International the at Monday earlier Speaking stressed Secretary Foreign the London, in (IISS) Studies Strategic saying Afghanistan, for plans long-term developing of importance the .Taliban of defeat the before place in be should they that was Britain that journalists Muslim for briefing press the told He countries neighbouring all which in situation a create to "anxious" a developing in involved actively" were collectively and individually ".Afghanistan of future the for framework Tajikistan, Pakistan, Iran, which in one be to has framework The in one and with "comfortable feel" China and Turkmenistan Uzbekistan, "interfering, gratuitous start also don't" countries six the which .said Straw interest greater a have should country one that believe not do We" caused has that past the in sometimes happened has It .others than .said he "problems, the suggested Secretary Foreign the IISS, the to speech keynote his In liberation piece-by-piece a at aimed were plans coalition's the that UN virtual a as up set be to regime Taliban the from Afghanistan of .principals main four upon based protectorate placed be must country the of future the that were principals His coalition international an that people, Afghan the of hands the in political and resources that future, country's the for needed was .task the complete to required were will could that "body one only" the was UN the that argued Straw institutions, state developing of process the facilitate properly throughout service many running already in experience most the having .country the force, multinational a as or helmets blue UN in whether Troops," security a provide to and civilians protect to required be could he that adding proposed, he "work, could UN the which in environment .role a playing forces' Afghan `non-Taliban out rule not did the peacekeepers, of composition the about later questioned When different" be could there that suggested Secretary Foreign .Afghanistan of "parts different" for "arrangements succeed can state no" that prescription Machiavelli's used also He to "states other with cooperation and from support active with .intervention external justify in campaign military US-led ongoing the for timetable no set Straw instated but "time, some for on go" could it that saying Afghanistan, very" move to ready be to had community international the that .Taliban replace to government broad-based a establish to "quickly new any that is stability Afghanistan's for condition main The" the but people own its of assent the have only not should regime .said he "community, global the and neighbours its of support HC/KS End