FM reiterates Pakistan’s efforts for peace in Afghanistan


Islamabad, Oct 09 (TNS): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has reiterated Pakistan’s efforts for achieving peace in Afghanistan.

According to a tweet of Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, he expressed the resolve during a meeting with American delegation led by US Special Representative on the Afghan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad in Islamabad today (Tuesday).

Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Pakistan will continue to play its role for political solution of Afghan conflict.

He said Pakistan welcomes the US efforts for peace in Afghanistan.

Earlier, Pakistan and the United States held delegation level talks on Afghan reconciliation process at the Foreign Office in Islamabad.

Pakistani side was led by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua and the US side by its special Envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad.

The two sides discussed the Afghan situation and its reconciliation process.

Security, defence and diplomatic officials from both sides attended the delegation level talks.