Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that the conflict in Afghanistan directly affects Russia's security.
Criticizing some Western countries, Putin said that Russia does not want Afghan militants to come to Russia as refugees.
Russian leader Putin criticized the attitude of some Western countries towards Afghan refugees.
"Western powers insist that asylum seekers be placed in Central Asian countries until they get visas from the US and other countries. They consider it possible to send someone to these countries without a visa, but they do not want people without a visa. This is a very humiliating approach," Putin said.
In addition, Putin said that Russia does not want Afghan militants to come to Russia as refugees.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS