COAS Gen Bajwa is met with Ashraf Ghani, Abdullah Abdullah to explore the Afghan peace plan.
Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa addressed the Afghan peace process in a meeting with President Ashraf Ghani and the High Council for National Reconciliation Chairman Dr Abdullah Abdullah during his visit to Kabul, Major General Babar Iftikhar, Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), said that the Chief of the Army had one-on-one meetings with Ghani and Abdullah.
Gen Bajwa was accompanied by Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Special Representative for Afghanistan, Envoy Mohammad Sadiq, and Maj Gen Iftikhar. “Both sides discussed the current developments in the Afghan peace process and the necessary steps to be taken to facilitate the Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process.
Statement said “Issues related to facilitating trade and connectivity has also been discussed. Both sides accepted that a dignified and time-bound return of Afghan refugees from Pakistan is essential to normalcy, “the statement continued. The President of Afghanistan conveyed his gratitude to Prime Minister Imran for opening the boundaries of Torkham and Chaman and for “allowing Afghan transit goods and facilitating the return of stranded Afghans to Afghanistan by land and air.””The President was also appreciative of Pakistan’s role in the Afghan peace process,”