Pakistan, Afghanistan, US resolve to eliminate Daesh
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan, Afghanistan, and United States have reaffirmed their resolve to continue to fight against the common threat of terrorism and eliminate the terror group Islamic State better known as Daesh from the region.
The resolve was expressed during tripartite meetings at the Ministry of Defence in Kabul. Areas of mutual security interests and concerns were deliberated upon during the interaction.
According to the Inter Services Public Relations, a six member high-level Pakistan military delegation head by DG Military Operations Major General Sahir Shamshad Mirza participated in the meetings.
The three sides expressed their commitment to eliminate Daesh from the region through information sharing, complementary efforts, and enhanced cooperation.
In the Pak-Afghan bilateral meeting, important issues linked to cross border fire, attacks, counter-terrorism, coordinated actions on respective sides along the border and detainees exchange were discussed.
Both sides agreed to make progress in line with the commitments made at recent high-level meetings and formulate an action plan, which will contribute towards improving security along the Pak-Afghan border through enhanced cooperation.