PESHAWAR - Central Leader of Awami National Party Asfandyar Wali Khan met with President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai in Afghan Presidency on Thursday.
Ghuam Jelani Popal, Ambassador Maaroofi, Zalmy Khalilzad, ANP leader Afrasiab Khattak were also present on the occasion. Afghan President Hamid Karzi briefed the ANP leaders on different transitions that are going on in Afghanistan. He said Afghanistan security forces have already taken over the responsibilities of the security of their motherland and they are capable of facing any situation after US withdrawal from Afghanistan. He added that they are making planning to improve the country economy and in this regard some positive steps are underway to make the country economically stable.
He said that the people are going to elect their new president and members of Parliament next year.
He hoped that this recent interaction with Pakistani leaders would be helpful to face the common challenges confronted to both the countries. Asfandyar Wali Khan assured the Afghan president that all democratic forces in Pakistan would fully support the Afghan peace process.
He said that they are hopeful that both the countries will resolve their problems with regional cooperation and both the countries will work together for peace.