ISLAMABAD: On Thursday, the Foreign Office of Pakistan said no conditions were placed during US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad’s recent visit to Pakistan.
Foreign Office spokesperson, Dr Muhamamd Faisal during his weekly presser said, “Khalilzad met with Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and assured him of cooperation.”
“We have started a discussion with US over a coalition support fund,” he added.
Dr Faisal continued, “US president Donald Trump’s letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan highlighted the fact that Afghanistan is an important issue for the region.” On Monday, President Trump had written a letter to PM Imran seeking Pakistan’s assistance in the Afghan peace process.
Responding to news regarding a Taliban delegation in Pakistan, Dr Faisal said, “The solution to the Afghan war is political, not military. Pakistan believes in moving forward.”