ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday held a meeting with US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation process Zalmay Khalilzad in the federal capital. During the meeting, the envoy extended best wishes on behalf of US President Donald Trump and discussed the prospects of Afghanistan peace process with the premier. "The US leadership is looking for a political solution to the Afghanistan issue," the diplomat said. To which, the Prime Minister remarked "Pakistan has always preferred a…
Afghan Peace Process
The Taliban in Afghanistan have not yet shown any sign they are serious about ending their 17-year insurgency despite US efforts to push a fresh peace process, the country´s de facto prime minister told AFP. Abdullah Abdullah, who serves as "chief executive" of the unity government in Kabul, struck a far more skeptical tone about the prospects of a deal than his political rival, President Ashraf Ghani, and his Western counterparts. Ghani said earlier this month it was "not a question of if, but when" an agreement would…
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN: Afghanistan has no immediate plans to revive peace talks to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table after a four-nation effort produced no results earlier this year, declared Afghan officials on Thursday.
ISLAMABAD: Defense Minister Khawaja Asif on Wednesday strongly condemned the US drone strike in Noshki and termed it an 'attack' on Pakistan's sovereignty, ARY News reported.
WASHINGTON: United States (US) on Friday admitted Pakistan's efforts for the achievement of a safer Afghanistan and termed them 'commendable', ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: A four-nation meeting has been underway in Islamabad aimed at reviving dialogue and furthering reconciliation between Kabul and the Afghan Taliban, ARY News reported.
WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday visited Pentagon upon an invitation by United States (US) Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, ARY News reported.
WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that for durable peace between Pakistan and India, the resolution of Kashmir issue is utmost necessary, ARY News reported.
BEIJING: China has said that Pakistan's role in the Afghan peace process is commendable, ARY News reports.