Diplomatic: (Afghan peace talks will pave way for stability in Afghanistan: Fatemi)

ISLAMABAD: Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto called on Prime Minister’s Special Assistant Tariq Fatemi here on Wednesday and discussed on-going efforts for Afghanistan’s stability.

Tariq Fatemi said successful holding of the first round of peace talks was an important milestone. He expressed confidence that the talks would resume soon and pave the way for peace and stability in Afghanistan.

He reiterated Pakistan’s commitment to an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process. He emphasized the need for continuous regional and international engagement with Afghanistan for peace, security and economic development.

Tariq Fatimi appreciated the role played by UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan. The UN Deputy Special Representative Tadamichi appreciated Pakistan’s role towards international efforts for peace and stability in Afghanistan.