Pakistan, Afghanistan Set for ‘Ice Breaking’ Talks in Paris

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ISLAMABAD—Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif are set to hold what is being seen as an “ice breaking” meeting in Paris Monday where British Prime Minister David Cameron will also be present, Pakistani official sources told VOA.

The trilateral meeting on the sidelines of the U.N. climate change summit comes amid intensified efforts the United States, China and Pakistan are making for the resumption of peace talks between Afghan government and Taliban officials for ending the war in Afghanistan.