Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Press Release on the Taliban Delegation's Visit to Pakistan
KABUL – The Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is aware of the visit of a delegation of the Taliban's Political Commission to Islamabad at the invitation of Pakistani officials.
The Taliban delegation's visit to Islamabad has taken place after consultation with the Government of IRoA and as a result of a state visit to Afghanistan by Pakistan's Prime Minister, H.E. Imran Khan. It is part of the ongoing endeavors to strengthen the peace and national reconciliation process in Afghanistan and, therefore, the Government of Afghanistan appreciates these efforts.
The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has shared the expectations of the Government and people of Afghanistan with the Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, emphasizing the importance of immediate reduction of violence, establishing a comprehensive ceasefire, and achieving lasting peace through constructive negotiations.
Kabul hopes that the Taliban delegation's visit to Islamabad proves useful as a practical and constructive measure towards achieving the expected results.