PR No. 44 Islamabad: September 6, 2016

Mr. Owen Jenkins, British Prime Minister’s Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, called on the National Security Advisor Lt. Gen. ® Nasser Khan Janjua this afternoon.

The National Security Advisor stated peace in Afghanistan is vital for Pakistan.  He explained in detail the efforts Pakistan has made and continued to make to bring peace in Afghanistan through an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace process.

He also emphasized that the world’s powerful countries should influence  the sitting Afghan Government to initiate a consolidated and well planned reconciliation process towards TTA, as they all are cousins to each other.  Only a political solution is in everyone’s interest. Pakistan can act as a facilitator.

To ensure sustainable peace in the Region Lt. Gen. ® Nasser Khan Janjua also urged UK to play a decisive role in resolving Kashmir Issue.