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PM Imran Welcomes Release Of US, Australian professors in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has welcomed release of the US and Australian professors Kevin King and Timothy Weeks in Afghanistan.

In a tweet on Tuesday, he said we appreciate steps taken by all involved to make it possible.

Imran Khan said as part of the international community working to bring peace and end the suffering of the Afghan people, Pakistan has fully supported and facilitated this release.

He said Pakistan is supporting initiatives for a negotiated political settlement of the Afghan conflict. He said Pakistan hopes this step will boost the confidence of all the parties to re-engage in the peace process.

He said Pakistan remains committed to facilitating the Afghan peace process.