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European Union’s Special Envoy for Afghanistan called on Foreign Secretary

March 14, 2019

Islamabad, March 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): European Union’s Special Envoy for Afghanistan, Ambassador Roland Kobia called ion the Foreign Secretary Ms. Tehmina Janjua today. During the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on the ongoing efforts for peace in Afghanistan.

The Foreign Secretary reiterated Pakistan’s continued commitment to peace in the region and a peaceful neighborhood. She underlined that peace and stability in Afghanistan was crucial for Pakistan. She emphasized that Pakistan had facilitated talks between the US and Taliban in good faith and as part of shared responsibility. She expressed the hope that these talks would lead to intra-Afghan dialogue. She appreciated the positive role of EU in Afghanistan and underscored the importance of working with the EU for peace and development in Afghanistan.

EU’s Special Envoy emphasized the significance of peace and stability in Afghanistan for EU as much as for neighboring countries and in this regard appreciated Pakistan’s important contribution towards peace efforts. He added that an opportunity was available today that must not be missed at any cost. Ambassador Roland Kobia is on a two-day visit to Islamabad from 14-15 March 2019.

For more information, contact:
Spokesman
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan
Tell: +92-51-9205494
Fax: +92-51-9204202
Cell: +92-336-5644459
Website: www.mofa.gov.pk

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