Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Pakistan supports transparent Afghan vote

Pakistan supports transparent Afghan vote

Mar 31, 2014 - 20:49

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Islamabad on Monday rejected allegations by senior Afghan officials regarding Pakistaninfo-icon’s involvement in terrorist incidents in Afghanistaninfo-icon.

“Continuation of this blame game not only vitiates the environmentinfo-icon of bilateral relations but also undermines our sincere efforts to rebuild trust,” the Foreign Office (FO) said.

In a statement from the Pakistan embassy, the FO spokesperson: “We have seen with deep regret and disappointment the statements allegations of Pakistan’s involvement in impeding efforts for talks between Talibaninfo-icon and the High Peace Councilinfo-icon.”

The statement added Pakistan remained committed to supporting all efforts for a free and fair electoral process in Afghanistan. Safe and peaceful conduct of the elections is in Pakistan’s best interest, as it would strengthen the prospects of stability in Afghanistan.

Pakistan’s support and facilitation of an inclusive Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace and reconciliation process remained sincere, the spokeswoman continued..

“We hope that Pakistan’s earnest desire and continuous efforts for close cooperative relations with Afghanistan would be duly reciprocated...”




Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment



Twitter Update