Pakistan, China seek political solution to Afghan conflict – Pajhwok

BEIJING (Pajhwok): Pakistan and China agreed that the solution to the Afghan conflict “has to be fundamentally political”, Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif said on Friday.

Asif, who arrived in China at the start of his regional outreach for consultations on the new US policy on Afghanistan and South Asia, addressed a joint press conference after his meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing.

The Pakistani foreign minister appreciated China’s “constructive role” in the process for a politically negotiated settlement of the Afghan conflict, saying that Pakistan and China can together contribute to a political solution to the conflict.

Answering a question, Asif said he will meet the Afghan foreign minister on …. Read More on Pajhwok