Accused of supporting Taliban, Pak PM reiterates commitment for Afghan stability, South Asia News

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Even when its government is being accused of supporting numerous terrorist groups, such as Taliban, LeT, etc, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan has reiterated the country’s commitment for stability in Afghanistan.  

The prime minister made the statement in his Independence Day message on Saturday. Khan also said, the country had rendered immense sacrifices and paid a heavy price for instability on its Western border.  

“We have consistently stressed that there is no military solution to the conflict in Afghanistan. Pakistan will continue to support a negotiated political settlement for durable peace and stability in Afghanistan,” PM added.  

In the message, he said, “We want peace within and peace without, to pursue our socio-economic agenda. Naya Pakistan has shifted its focus from geo-politics to geo-economics, with the well-being and welfare of our people as the topmost priority.”  

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