Pakistan felicitates Afghanistan on its 99th Independence Day



Islamabad, Aug. 19 (TNS): Pakistan felicitated its neighbouring country Afghanistan on its 99th Independence Day on Sunday.

“Pakistan congratulates the people and government of Afghanistan on their 99th Independence Day,” Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal wrote on Twitter.

“We extend our sincere wishes for peace, prosperity, stability, economic development and long term prosperity of the brotherly country,” he added.

Separately, on the directives of IG Frontier Corps and Eleven Core authorities, FC Wing Commander Lt-Col Umair Khan and Captain Haris presented gifts and sweets to Afghan security officials deputed at the Torkham border in Khyber district.