The National Security Adviser of Afghanistan Hamdullah Mohib has travelled to Saudi Arabia to discuss Afghan peace talks and bilateral cooperation between Kabul and Riyadh.

The Office of the National Security Council (ONSC) in a statement said National Security Adviser Dr. Hamdullah Mohib has travelled to Saudi Arabia after concluding an official visit to China.

The statement further added that Dr. Mohib also met with the U.S. Special Represenative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Dr. Zalmay Khalilzad in Dubai and his UAE counterpart in Abu Dhabi before departing for Saudi Arabia.

The meeting with UAE’s National Security Adviser focused on Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process and joint fight against terrorism, the Office of the National Security Council said.

Mr. Mohib will meet senior Saudi officials to discuss peace talks and bilateral cooperation between Kabul and Riyadh, the statement added.