At the invitation of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry addressed a large audience comprising academics, students, South Asia experts, journalists, diplomats and US government representatives.
The Ambassador discussed Pakistan’s relations with the US and Afghanistan and the opportunities for the US-Pakistani cooperation to promote peace and stability in Afghanistan. The Ambassador highlighted that peace in Afghanistan was an imperative and thus a high priority for Pakistan. He emphasized the need for continued US-Pakistan partnership to work together for not only peace in Afghanistan but also to build stronger Pakistan-US relationship for the mutual benefit of the two countries.
He assured that Pakistan remains committed to any Afghan owned and Afghan-led reconciliation process to achieve a lasting peace in the country.
The Ambassador also informed the audience about the most positive developments inside Pakistan including the ongoing successful security operations against the terrorist remnants and the great economic opportunities borne out of robust economic reforms.
March 29, 2017