Islamabad, March 17, 2018 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Afghanistan have reiterated their commitment to peace and stability of each other and agreed to work in a cooperative framework for a brighter future. The understanding reached at the meetings of National Security Adviser Nasser Khan Janjua with Afghan leadership during his visit to Kabul.
The NSA had elaborate and successful meetings with President Ashraf Ghani, Chief Executive Mr Abdullah Abdullah, his counterpart Haneef Atmar, Minister of Defense and NDS Chief. By addressing each other’s concerns, both sides expressed their resolve to work together and enhance cooperation to improve bilateral relations.
Nasser Khan Janjua assured the Afghan Officials of Pakistan’s full support for the vision of peace. He termed Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s invitation to Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as a good omen and will help in bringing both the countries more closer in the war against terrorism. Afghan National Security Adviser during the meeting said we should work for our shared interests in all fields including political, economic and security.
He said we must protect our relationship and advance it further. President Ashraf Ghani also stressed on securing the future of both the countries by ending and not winning the war. He also expressed strong support for regional connectivity with Central Asian Republics to reap the benefits of ideal geo-strategic locations of Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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