Diplomatic: (Pakistan, Afghanistan for closer cooperation against war on terror)

June 2, 2015 Off By Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Afghanistan have underscored the need for closer cooperation against war on terror to make the region peaceful and prosperous.

The move came at a meeting between Speaker of Afghan Wolesi Jirga, Abdur Rauf Ibrahimi and Pakistan Ambassador to Afghanistan, Syed Abrar Hussain, in Kabul on Wednesday.

The Ambassador also called on Afghan Minister for Culture and Information, Abdul Bari Jahani, and discussed ways to increase media cooperation between the two countries.

The Ambassador said that Pakistan wanted to promote and expand bilateral cooperation with Afghanistan in all areas of mutual interests.

He informed the Afghan Speaker that Pakistan was making sincere endeavours for promoting peace and stability in Afghanistan as a peaceful, stable and prosperous Afghanistan was not only in the interest of Pakistan but also of the entire region.