PM, Saudi prince for joint efforts to fix Afghans' problems
They agreed on the importance of an inclusive political settlement in Afghanistan, the PMO said, adding that Imran Khan, during the conversation with the Saudi crown prince stressed that the international community had the responsibility to stand by the Afghan people and support them.
Prime Minister @ImranKhanPTI🇵🇰 held a telephone conversation 📞 with the Saudi Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister, His Royal Highness Mohammed bin Salman🇸🇦, today. pic.twitter.com/BElsHlRZyt— Prime Minister's Office, Pakistan (@PakPMO) September 5, 2021
A peaceful and stable Afghanistan is vital for Pakistan and the region as well, the premier said. The two leaders also took up the Middle East Green Initiative (MGI), scheduled in Riyadh in October, the PMO statement said.
He reaffirmed Pakistan’s desire to further fortify the historic fraternal ties with Saudi Arabia and reaffirmed Pakistan’s support for the Kingdom’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. He conveyed warm wishes for the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, it added.