LAHORE -- Afghan Ambassador to Pakistan Atif Mashal on Wednesday held a meeting with Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan Senator Sirajul Haq in Islamabad.
The situation of Afghanistan and the region came under discussion during the meeting, stated a press release issued from JI headquarters Mansoora.
Senator Sirajul Haq said the JI fully supported the intra-Afghan peace talks which were expected to start in Qatar later this month. It was need of the hour that Afghan groups initiated dialogue to resolve their differences and establish peace in the war torn country. He declared the withdrawal of US troops from Afghan soil as the biggest event of the century. It was victory of Afghan nation who never accepted the foreign rule over them, he added.
The JI chief said the peace in Afghanistan was also important for the...