PM reiterates Pakistan’s support to Afghan peace, reconciliation process

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ISLAMABAD:      Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated Pakistan’s steadfast and sincere support to Afghan peace and reconciliation process.
He was talking to U.S. Special Representative to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad who called on him in Islamabad.
The Prime Minister also underlined the need to overcome difficulties in this regard so that an enduring political solution to Afghan conflict could be achieved at the earliest.
Imran Khan stressed that it was important for all sides to take practical steps for checking violence in Afghanistan.
He said it was equally important to guard against the negative narratives and efforts by any quarter to undermine the progress made so far through painstaking efforts.
The Prime Minister said Pakistan will continue to play its role as a sincere and honest friend for establishing peace in Afghanistan.
Imran Khan said achieving sustainable peace and security in Afghanistan and the region is in Pakistan’s best national interest.