ISLAMABAD (News10) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan held a telephonic conversations with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani and Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohamed Bin Zayed to discuss latest situation in Afghanistan on Sunday.
In telephone call with Saudi crown prince, they discussed bilateral relations and exchanged views on the latest situation in Afghanistan. Both the leaders agreed on the importance of an inclusive political settlement in Afghanistan.
It was further agreed that the international community must step up its engagement in order to avert any humanitarian and refugee crises.
The premier and Saudi crown prince agreed to work together to further augment and diversify bilateral ties in all spheres.
The prime minister stressed that the international community had the responsibility to stand by the Afghan people and support them economically as well as to help rebuild the country.
PM Imran Khan emphasized the need to address the urgent humanitarian needs and take steps to ensure economic stability of Afghanistan.
Peaceful, stable Afghanistan in interest of Pakistan, region: PM
In another phone call with crown prince of Abu Dhabi, the prime minister said that peaceful and stable Afghanistan is in the interest of Pakistan and the region.
Both the leaders exchanged views on the issues of bilateral interest as well as regional developments, in particular the latest situation in Afghanistan.
The prime minister reaffirmed the importance Pakistan attaches to its strong fraternal ties with UAE and close cooperation between the two countries.
On the latest situation in Afghanistan, Imran Khan underscored that a peaceful and stable Afghanistan was in vital interest of Pakistan and the region.
He underlined that an inclusive political settlement was the best way forward to ensure safety and security as well protection of the rights of the people of Afghanistan, a press release issued here by the PM Media Wing said.
PM Khan stressed that the world community must remain engaged, in order to support the Afghan people, economically and to help rebuild the country.
He emphasized the need to address the dire humanitarian needs and to ensure economic stability of Afghanistan.
The premier congratulated the Crown Prince for making excellent arrangements for the upcoming Expo 2020. He conveyed his best wishes for the resounding success of the mega event.
Imran Khan and the Abu Dhabi crown prince agreed to work together to enhance collaboration in all areas of common interest.
PM, Qatar’s Amir discuss evolving situation in Afghanistan
During telephonic conversation with Emir of Qatar, the two leaders discussed bilateral relations and exchanged views on the evolving situation in Afghanistan.
The premier underscored that a peaceful and stable Afghanistan was in vital interest of Pakistan and the region. He underlined that after 40 years of conflict and instability, there was an opportunity to establish lasting peace in Afghanistan.
Imran Khan emphasized that the world community must remain positively engaged and support the Afghan people at this crucial juncture both economically and to help rebuild the country. This, he stressed, was crucial to avert humanitarian and refugee crises in the country.
The two leaders agreed to remain in close contact on bilateral matters as well as regional and international issues of mutual interest.
PM Imran Khan reaffirmed Pakistan’s desire to further strengthen political and economic partnership with Qatar. He appreciated Qatar’s assistance to Pakistan during the pandemic, in particular the care afforded to more than 200,000 Pakistani expatriates working for progress and development of both countries.