US envoy for Afghanistan calls on COAS

By: News Desk      Published: 04:19 PM, 12 Nov, 2021
US envoy for Afghanistan calls on COAS
US envoy for Afghanistan in a meeting with Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

US Special Representative for Afghanistan Mr Thomas West called on Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters (GHQ) on Friday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, current security situation in Afghanistan and bilateral cooperation in various fields were discussed.

According to a statement issued by the ISPR, the COAS said that Pakistan desires to maintain the tradition of bilateral engagement and wish for long-term and multi-domain enduring relationship with United States.

The COAS reiterated the need for global convergence on Afghanistan for avoiding looming humanitarian crisis and coordinated efforts for economic uplift of the Afghan people. 

The visiting dignitary appreciated Pakistan's role in Afghan situation, special efforts for border management, role in regional stability and pledged to play his part for further improvement in diplomatic cooperation with Pakistan at all levels.