Pakistan appreciates NATO for peace, stability in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, Oct 6 (APP): Pakistan on Thursday appreciated North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) for its efforts towards peace and stability in Afghanistan.

The appreciation came at a meeting held between National Security Advisor (NSA) Lt. General ® Nasser Khan Janjua and Chairman Military Committee NATO, General Peter Pavel, held here at the Prime Minister Secretariat.

“The NSA, in his remarks appreciated NATO’s efforts towards peace and stability in Afghanistan.”

According to a press release, the NSA briefed the Chairman Military Committee, NATO about National Action Plan and Operation Zarb-e-Azb which have been successful initiatives for the elimination of terrorism in Pakistan.

He emphasized that there was need of shifting focus from winning war to winning peace in the region.

He stressed the need of peaceful reconciliation between Government of Afghanistan and the Taliban.