Pakistan, UK agree on continuous efforts towards Afghan reconciliation process

January 25, 2017
Samaa Web Desk


ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz received the British Ambassador to Afghanistan Dominic Jermey on Wednesday.

According to a press release issued by Pakistan’s Foreign Office, Jermey was accompanied by the British High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew. The two sides discussed the peace and security situation in Afghanistan.

The adviser shared with the ambassador, Pakistan’s success in counter terrorism and its willingness to engage with the government of Afghanistan in order to improve relations and promote peace and stability in Afghanistan.

The British ambassador stressed that the United Kingdom looked forward to play a facilitative role to promote peace and stability in Afghanistan.

Both sides agreed on the need of continuous efforts towards reconciliation process with the goal of achieving sustained peace in Afghanistan. –Samaa

Published in Pakistan

Story first published: 25th January 2017


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