Peace in Afghanistan must for peace in region: PM


ISLAMBAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that peace in Afghanistan is must for peace in the region.

“Peace in Afghanistan is a must for peace in the region. We support peace and stability in Afghanistan. We are persistently making sincere efforts for revival of reconciliation process in Afghanistan,” the prime minister said while talking to US Ambassador David Hale, who called on him at the PM House on Thursday. A range of issues, including bilateral ties, PM’s visit to the US, Afghan reconciliation process and other matters of mutual interest featured in the meeting. The PM said six working groups have been set up under Pakistan-US strategic dialogue and they have proved instrumental in setting targets in identifying the achievements.