FM Qureshi arrives in Tehran to attend ministerial assembly of Afghanistan’s neighbours

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi arrives in Tehran to attend moot on Afghanistan.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi arrives in Tehran to attend moot on Afghanistan.  

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Tuesday arrived in Tehran to attend the second ministerial assembly of Afghanistan’s shut neighbours scheduled to be held tomorrow.

Iran’s Ambassador to Pakistan Mohammad-Ali Hosseini and Pakistan’s envoy in Iran Rahim Hayat Qureshi acquired the overseas minister upon arrival on the airport.

FM Qureshi has been invited by his Iranian counterpart, Dr Hussein Amir Abdollahian. The FM will current Pakistan’s viewpoint on the assembly on the present state of affairs in Afghanistan.

He can even maintain talks with the Iranian management.

Pakistan believes that the neighbours have a direct stake within the peace, stability and prosperity of Afghanistan, learn an announcement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson forward of FM Qureshi’s Iran go to.

It added that it’s, subsequently, vital to stay engaged with a view to evolving a coordinated regional approach.

Pakistan will proceed to help the worldwide neighborhood’s efforts to advertise the shared goals of a peaceable, steady, related and affluent Afghanistan, the ministry’s spokesperson mentioned.

The first ministerial assembly of the neighbouring international locations of Afghanistan was held on September eight at Pakistan’s initiative. It concluded with a joint assertion, reflecting the neighbouring international locations’ approach to Afghanistan.

The overseas ministers of China, Iran, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan participated. The ministerial assembly was preceded by a digital assembly of the particular representatives/ envoys of the six neighbouring international locations.

Pakistan, China name on world to supply humanitarian assist to Afghanistan

Earlier right now, Pakistan and China known as on the worldwide neighborhood to supply rapid humanitarian and financial help to the folks of Afghanistan to alleviate their struggling, stop instability and flight of individuals, in addition to continued engagement for the rebuilding of the nation.

This got here throughout a telephonic dialog between Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday.

They agreed to additional strengthen bilateral financial and industrial ties, together with the total realisation of the potential provided by the Phase-II of the China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement.