The assembly was held on Saturday between the Pakistani delegation led by the NSA and high-ranking Taliban officers, together with Second Deputy Prime Minister Abdul Salam Hanafi and performing Minister of Overseas Affairs Amir Khan Muttaqi, reviews TOLO Information.
“The Islamic Emirate held talks over totally different points reminiscent of politics, commerce, the financial system, transit and the extension of bilateral relations,” the Taliban’s deputy spokesman Inamullah Samangani mentioned.
The Pakistan ambassador to Afghanistan, Mansoor Ahmad Khan, referred to as the negotiations between Moeed and Muttaqi “constructive”.
“Moeed Yusuf referred to as on Afghan performing Deputy Prime Minister Mullah (Abdul) Salam Hanafi and mentioned strengthening of Pakistan- Afghanistan brotherly relations to advertise commerce, transit, connectivity,” Khan mentioned on Twitter.
In a press release, the Overseas Ministry mentioned that throughout the assembly, Muttaqi requested Yusuf to supply further services for Afghan merchants, Khaama Information reported.
“Afghanistan’s transit routes with Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan have been opened and we anticipate you to supply services for our merchants,” the assertion quoted Muttaqi as saying to the NSA.
On his half, Yusuf reiterated the Pakistan authorities’s dedication to supply additional services for the motion of individuals within the crossing factors of Torkham and Chaman.
There have been reviews earlier that the NSA would talk about concerning the latest tensions surrounding the Durand Line, the de-facto border crossing between Pakistan and Afghanistan.
However there was no official affirmation on this from both the Pakistani Embassy in Kabul nor the the federal government in Islamabad.
Following a number of delays, Moeed lastly arrived in Kabul on Saturday. He’s the third senior Pakistan official to go to Afghanistan because the Taliban got here into energy in August final yr.
Pakistan is but to recognise the Taliban regime.