ISLAMABAD: Overseas Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday reiterated assurance that Pakistan will proceed taking part in its reconciliatory position for peace in Afghanistan.
Speaking to US Chargé D’ Affaires in Pakistan Paul W. Jones in Islamabad, he stated the progress and growth of your complete area instantly hinges upon the peace within the neighbouring nation.
FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi stated Pakistan welcomes the US resolution to renew talks with Afghan Taliban.
The state of affairs in Afghanistan, general safety state of affairs within the area, and bilateral relations between Pakistan and the USA got here below dialogue on the assembly.
In a tweet earlier, FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi had stated: “Pakistan welcomes President Trump’s continued willingness to pursue political settlement in Afghanistan by resuming dialogue with Taliban. It’s a constructive growth, which is able to assist in establishing peace and stability in Afghanistan in addition to in area.”
Earlier on November 29, President Donald Trump had made a shock Thanksgiving go to to US troops in Afghanistan and stated he had believed Taliban would comply with a ceasefire in America’s longest battle.
Trump’s go to was his first to Afghanistan since changing into president and got here every week after a prisoner swap between Washington and Kabul that has raised hopes for a protracted elusive peace deal.
“The Taliban needs to make a deal and we’re assembly with them,” Donald Trump had advised reporters after arriving in Afghanistan after an in a single day flight from the USA, stored secret for safety causes.