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Stable Afghanistan Must For Region’s Economic Progress: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday said that a stable and prosperous Afghanistan is vital for economic progress of the entire region.

Talking to the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto, who called on him in Islamabad, FM Qureshi said that peace in the war-torn country imperative for regional connectivity.

He maintained that Pakistan opened Torkham corridor to boost bilateral trade between the two countries and added that the corridor will remain open for 24-hours a day.