Foreign Secretary receives Australia’s Special Representative on Afghanistan

Foreign Secretary receives Australia's Special Representative on Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, Mar 1 (APP): Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood on Tuesday received Australia’s Special Representative on Afghanistan Daniel Sloper.

Sharing Pakistan’s perspective, the Foreign Secretary reaffirmed Pakistan’s commitment to a peaceful, stable and connected Afghanistan and highlighted efforts in support of this goal.

He also stressed that the international community’s engagement and assistance would be critical in helping the Afghan people address the urgent humanitarian and economic crises, a press release issued here by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

The Foreign Secretary further emphasized the importance of a common regional approach to advance shared objectives and highlighted Pakistan’s initiatives and contributions in this context.

Special Representative Sloper shared Australia’s views on various aspects of the situation in Afghanistan.

He also appreciated Pakistan’s role in facilitating the international evacuation efforts.