Army Chief says peace in Afghanistan means peace in Pakistan

News Desk

The Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that peace in Afghanistan means peace in Pakistan.

According to media reports, the Army Chief has stated this while talking to Afghan delegation led by Chairman Hizb-e-Wahadat Islami Afghanistan, Mohammad Karim Khalili, who called on him in Rawalpindi on Tuesday.

During the meeting, the Chief of Army Staff further stated that a stable and prosperous Afghanistan at peace with itself and its neighbours is in Pakistan’s national interest.

Both sides also discussed matters of mutual interest, peace and stability in the region, connectivity, and current developments in the Afghan Peace Process during the meeting.

On the occasion, the Afghan dignitary appreciated the positive role played by Pakistan and Army Chief’s vision on future of Pak-Afghan relations.