COAS urges world convergence on Afghanistan to avoid humanitarian crisis

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa again reiterated the need for global convergence on Afghanistan for avoiding humanitarian crisis and coordinated efforts for economic uplift of the Afghan people.

According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Director to Afghanistan, Pakistan & Iran for Foreign Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) and UK’s Special Representative on Afghanistan & Pakistan (SRAP) Nigel Casey met COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters (GHQ).

During the meeting, matters pertaining to mutual interest, regional security situation including the recent developments in Afghanistan came under discussion.

The COAS again emphasized that “Peace in Afghanistan means peace in Pakistan”.

He said that Pakistan values UK’s role in global and regional affairs and we look forward to enhance our bilateral relationship.