The Pakistan military released the details of the meeting between Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa, the Chief of the Staff of the Pakistani military and Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. envoy for Afghan peace.
“Mr Zalmay Khalilzad, US Special Representative for Afghan Reconciliation called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), today,” the Inter Services Public Relations, the media wing of the Pakistani military said in a statement.
The statement further added “During the meeting, issues of mutual interest and overall regional security situation including Afghan reconciliation process were discussed.”
“COAS reiterated that our support towards peace process is a manifestation of our goodwill towards the cause,” the statement said, adding that “The visiting dignitary appreciated Pakistan’s continuous efforts for peace and stability in the region.”
Khalilzad visited India and Qatar ahead of his visit to Pakistan where he met with the Taliban leaders in Doha and Indian officials in Delhi to discuss the ongoing efforts regarding Afghan reconciliation.