Islamabad (July 23, 2018): Pakistan has condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and expressed the resolve to eliminate this menace.
In a statement on Monday, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal denounced the terrorist attack outside Hamid Karzai International airport in Kabul yesterday resulting in loss of several innocent lives and injuring many others.
The Spokesperson said we express our support and solidarity with the people and Government of Afghanistan in this hour of grief.Elsewhere Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to improve coordination between working groups constituted under Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity.
The agreement came at the first meeting of the working groups between Pakistan and Afghanistan in Kabul.
According to Foreign Office Spokesperson, the talks were held under the Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity.Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua led a twenty eight member Pakistani delegation to the talks whereas Afghan side was represented by Deputy Afghan Foreign Minister Hekmat Khalil Karzai.
The two sides agreed that coordination between the working groups will facilitate implementation on the action plan.
Five working groups have been constituted under the plan which provides a platform to both the countries to talk at institutional level.
Both the delegations discussed at length the need for cooperation to eliminate terrorism.
They also discussed the issues of regional peace and return of Afghan refugees to their homeland Afghanistan.