PM says Prime Afghan peace beneficial for entire region

English Ministries Official News

Islamabad, October 29, 2020 (PPI-OT):Prime Minister Imran Khan says peace in Afghanistan will be beneficial for the entire region by enhancing regional connectivity and providing new opportunities for economic cooperation. Talking to Minister for Industry and Commerce of Afghanistan Nisar Ahmed Faizi Ghoryani in Islamabad today, he remarked that Pakistan and Afghanistan have untapped economic synergies and complementarities, which could only be realized through cooperation in the economic and trade spheres.

The Prime Minister reiterated Pakistan’s consistent support to peace and stability in Afghanistan and emphasized the need for a negotiated political settlement. The Afghan Commerce Minister appreciated the positive role played by Pakistan in facilitating the Afghan peace process and desired for enhanced economic and trade ties between the two countries. Advisor on Commerce Abdul Razzak Dawood was also present on the occasion.

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