Will us use pakistan territory? Prime Minister Imran Khan has clarified that Pakistan will never allow the United States to use its territory for cross-border counter-terrorism operations after the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan.
On the other hand, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that after the withdrawal of the United States from Afghanistan, not only Pakistan is responsible for peace, all partners must work together to fulfill this responsibility.
According to details, Nathan Swan asked Prime Minister Imran Khan in “Axis on HBO” whether he would allow the US government to have a CIA presence in Pakistan for cross-border counter-terrorism operations against Al Qaeda, ISIS or the Taliban. Will give To which Prime Minister Imran Khan said, “Absolutely not. We will not allow any kind of operation or base in Afghanistan from Pakistani soil.”
Surprised, the host repeated his question and asked if he was taking it seriously, to which the Prime Minister made it clear that Pakistan would definitely not allow it.
On the other hand, during a meeting with his Afghan counterpart Muhammad Hanif Atmar on the sidelines of the Antalya Diplomatic Forum in Turkey on Saturday, Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that bilateral cooperation with Pakistan and Afghanistan in all areas of mutual interest. It is hoped that all parties involved in Afghanistan will work together to pave the way for a comprehensive political solution to the Afghan problem.
The establishment of peace in Afghanistan is of utmost importance for the development of the region, prosperity and development of ties. Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi called the publicity of the allegations a threat to the success of the Afghan peace process and stressed the need to use diplomatic means.
In an interview to Turkish media, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that after the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan, the entire responsibility of maintaining peace in the region could not be placed on the shoulders of Pakistan alone.
The situation in Afghanistan is complex and there is an ongoing struggle for power inside Afghanistan, including the role of other world powers for peace in the region. Pakistan is a partner for peace in Afghanistan and the region and all Partners will have to work together to fulfill this responsibility.
The Foreign Minister said that issues like Kashmir issue are a major obstacle to economic development and stability in South Asia and the international community should also pay immediate attention to this.
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