ISI Chief Faiz Hameed arrives in Kabul to hold talks with Taliban

ISI Chief Faiz Hameed arrives in Kabul to hold talks with Taliban

Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed, Director General (DG) Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), has arrived in Kabul on Saturday to meet with Taliban commanders.

According to officials, DG ISI Faiz Hameed is leading a delegation of senior Pakistani officials who have arrived in Kabul to conduct discussions with the incoming Afghan government.

“Issues relating to Pak-Afghan security, economy, and other matters will be taken up with the Taliban leadership,” they said.

General Qamar Javed Bajwa, the Chief of Army Staff, met with British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab earlier in the day and said that Pakistan will continue to fight for peace and stability in Afghanistan, as well as assist the formation of an inclusive administration.

Separately, Prime Minister Imran Khan warned Dominic Raab about the role of spoilers, both within and outside Afghanistan, who may destabilize the country.

In a telephone discussion with his British counterpart, Boris Johnson, the Pakistani prime minister conveyed Pakistan’s viewpoint on the evolving situation in Afghanistan. For Pakistan and regional security, he stressed the significance of a peaceful, secure, and stable Afghanistan.

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