Perseverance, must for strong Pak-Afghan ties: PM


UFA: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Friday said the perseverance was essential for anchoring cooperative relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan.


The PM expressed these views in a meeting with Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s Summit, being held in the Russian city of Ufa.

Both the leaders greeted each other with great warmth, which is indicative of the growing trust and confidence between them, a PM Office statement said.

The Prime Minister expressed satisfaction that the relations between Pakistan and Afghanistan were on an upward trajectory.

Both sides discussed issues of regional importance.