Prime Minister Imran Khan (L) and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani stand in respect for the nationwide anthems of each nations through the official reception held on the Presidential Palace in Kabul.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday mentioned peace in Afghanistan will carry prosperity to Pakistan.
In his first tweet on the matter following his return from his maiden go to to Kabul, the premier mentioned that Pakistan has essentially the most at stake after Afghanistan from peace within the area as it is going to “permit for connectivity and commerce, bringing prosperity to each Afghans and Pakistanis”.
“Our folks within the tribal areas, who’ve suffered the ravages of the conflict in Afghanistan, will particularly profit from peace and commerce,” he mentioned.
The prime minister mentioned that his go to “was one other step in the direction of conveying Pakistan’s dedication to peace in Afghanistan”.
“I’ve by no means believed in army options which is why I all the time believed that in Afghanistan peace will likely be achieved via political dialogue,” he added.
Throughout his go to to Afghanistan, PM Imran Khan mentioned that Pakistan will do its utmost to finish violence and set up peace in Afghanistan.
Holding a press convention alongside Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, he mentioned: “The folks and authorities of Pakistan have just one concern, and that’s to determine peace in Afghanistan as a result of the folks of the nation have suffered for 4 many years.”
The 2 sides, after discussions, additionally launched a “shared imaginative and prescient”, aimed toward advancing a forward-looking cooperative partnership between the 2 nations for political, financial, and people-to-people exchanges.
Confirming commitments made on earlier events, they agreed to take speedy motion on three important strands of exercise, together with figuring out lead officers to take ahead every exercise, quoted verbatim under:
a. By 15 December 2020: Re-energizing joint intelligence services-led work on analysing, mapping and cooperating in opposition to enemies of peace and people undermining the peace course of.
b. By 1st January 2021: A joint proposal for refugees return, elevating and intensifying remedy of this problem, to the purpose the place credible and progressive motion can begin to be taken.
c. By 1st January 2021: A joint proposal to additional regional connectivity, in a manner which strengthens each Afghanistan and Pakistan, but additionally the broader area.