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Afghanistan’s stability vital for all SCO states: FM Qureshi | The Express Tribune

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Afghanistan’s stability is vital for the region as well as for all member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). He made these remarks at the 20th-anniversary meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of Government (CHG) on Thursday, the Foreign Office said …

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Pakistan-hosted Troika urges Taliban to pursue moderate policies | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has agreed to continue practical engagement with the Taliban government to encourage the implementation of moderate and prudent policies that can help achieve a stable and prosperous Afghanistan on a priority basis. The development came as Islamabad hosted a meeting of extended Troika on Thursday, comprising Pakistan, China, …

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‘Work pragmatically to prevent economic collapse in Afghanistan’ | The Express Tribune

Prime Minister Imran Khan, during a meeting with a key US representative, has underscored the importance of a peaceful and stable Afghanistan for Pakistan and the region. According to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), John Kerry, the United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, called on PM Imran in Riyadh …

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Taliban must meet expectations on human rights: Russia | The Express Tribune

MOSCOW: The Taliban must live up to international “expectations” on human rights if they want to be recognised by governments around the world, the Kremlin’s representative on Afghanistan said on Wednesday. During Moscow talks on Afghanistan that included representatives of the Taliban, Kremlin envoy Zamir Kabulov said the group would …

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Iran ‘fully supports’ Pakistan’s regional approach on Afghanistan | The Express Tribune

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Monday received a telephone call from his Iranian counterpart Dr Hossein Amir Abdollahian and exchanged views on the regional security situation, particularly Afghanistan. Foreign Minister Dr Abdollahian invited Qureshi to participate in the second ministerial meeting of the neighbouring countries of Afghanistan, to be …

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‘Taliban can only gain recognition through people’s support’ | The Express Tribune

Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai said that the current Taliban government in Afghanistan can get international recognition only through the “support of the Afghan people”. International legitimacy could only be achieved through the expression of the will of the Afghan people, either in the form of elections or holding the …

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PM calls for preventing Afghanistan from economic collapse | The Express Tribune

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday stressed upon the international community to remain positively engaged with the new Afghan administration and take steps to prevent economic collapse including through the release of Afghanistan’s frozen assets. According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), the premier expressed these …

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