Pakistan’s new government vows to strengthen Pak-Afghan ties, regional security
By Khaama Press - Sun Sep 16 2018, 9:28 am
Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi met with the Chief Executive of the Unity Government of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah during his visit to Kabul, delivering the message of the new government of Pakistan in support of regional security.
Qureshi, quoted in a statement released by the Office of the Chief Executive, said the Pakistani delegation has visited Kabul with a message to strengthen bilateral relations between Kabul and Islamabad.
He said the new government in Pakistan is prepared to cooperate with Afghanistan in improving the regional security.
The Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi arrived in Kabul accompanying a delegation of high level Pakistani officials.
The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement had earlier said that President Ghani met with the Pakistani delegation led by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in Gul Khana Palace.
The statement further added that the two sides discussed security, regional peace and stability, joint fight against terrorism, and other issues related to Afghanistan Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity.
Pointing towards the importance of Afghanistan Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity, President Ghani said it is a comprehensive plan and its effective would only be noted once practical steps have been taken.
According to ARG Palace, the two sides also held talks regarding the practical steps to be taken as part of the Afghanistan Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity and Pakistan’s support to an Afghan-led peace process.