Neighbouring countries unanimous on vitality of peace in Afghanistan for regional stability, prosperity

ISLAMABAD, Sep 05 (APP): Pakistan on Sunday hosted a virtual meeting of the Special Representatives/ Envoys of the neighbouring countries of Afghanistan.

Special Representative for Afghanistan, Ambassador Mohammad Sadiq, chaired the session with the participation of China, Iran, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

Views were exchanged on the latest situation in Afghanistan, Foreign Office said on twitter.

Ambassador Sadiq, welcoming his counterparts, highlighted the importance of evolving a regional approach to address common challenges & to realise new opportunities arising from a stable Afghanistan.

He added that a prosperous and peaceful Afghanistan would provide impetus to economic integration, strong people-to-people linkages, enhanced trade, and regional connectivity.

The Special Representatives/Envoys of neighbours of Afghanistan agreed to remain in close contact.

Ambassador Sadiq in his twitter post said colleagues from the neighbouring countries were unanimous that peace in Afghanistan is vital for security, stability and prosperity of the entire region.

Neighbouring countries unanimous on vitality of peace in Afghanistan for regional stability, prosperity