ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Ministers of Pakistan and Afghanistan have agreed to continue contacts on issues of mutual interest.
According to details, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi telephoned his Afghan counterpart Mohammad Hanif Atmar, in which the two Foreign Ministers discussed bilateral issues. In a telephone conversation, Shah Mehmood Qureshi briefed his Afghan counterpart on the July 16 incident. Informed of steps.
Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that the Foreign Ministry is well aware of the prevailing diplomatic traditions, arresting the accused in the incident related to the alleged abduction and torture of the daughter of the Afghan ambassador and taking all possible steps for justice.
The foreign minister told his Afghan counterpart in a telephone conversation that security at the Afghan embassy and consulate had been beefed up, and that the Afghan government was expected to reconsider its decision on the ambassador and senior diplomats.
In a telephone conversation, Afghan Foreign Minister Hanif Atmar thanked Prime Minister Imran Khan for taking a personal interest in the investigation into the Islamabad incident and appreciated the efforts to increase the security of the Afghan embassy and consulate.
The Afghan Foreign Minister said that Afghanistan attaches special importance to relations with Pakistan and Afghanistan is committed to strengthening relations with Pakistan. In a telephone call, the two Foreign Ministers agreed to continue contacts on issues of mutual interest. ۔