Peace in Afghanistan vital to long-term stability of Pak

Peace in Afghanistan vital to long-term stability of Pak: US

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said peace in Afghanistan was vital for the long-term stability of Pakistan and the wider region, a statement by the US embassy said at the conclusion of Special Representative Khalilzad’s visit to Pakistan on Wednesday.

Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, visited Islamabad on October 9 in his first visit to Pakistan since being named Special Representative by Secretary of State Pompeo.

During his stay in Pakistan, Special Representative Khalilzad met with key officials in the government of Pakistan.

He consulted with Pakistani leaders on how best to achieve a durable political settlement in Afghanistan.

Khalilzad reiterated that peace in Afghanistan is vital to the long-term stability of Pakistan and the wider region.

After departing Pakistan, Khalilzad will travel to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

 

 

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