Presence of Daesh in Afghanistan poses threat to regional peace: Tirmizi
Pakistan says the toxic footprint of Daesh in Afghanistan poses a threat to regional and international peace and it must be eliminated.
Speaking at a seminar on "Pakistan and Current Geopolitics" at the University of Michigan , Consul General Faisal Niaz Tirmizi said a dialogue between the Afghan Government and Taliban remains the only way to end the war in Afghanistan .
Pakistani diplomat also stressed the need for a genuine and result-based talks with India to resolve all outstanding issues including the core issue of Kashmir.
Counsel General welcomed the US offer to facilitate a dialogue between the two countries, but regretted that India as in the past had once again rejected the offer.
Talking about CPEC, he said it would not only boost the economy of Pakistan and China, but would have a positive impact on other regional countries and the Persian Gulf region.