Bilawal Bhutto: As U hope to reach Afghan peace deal Pakistan must protect its regional interest
Kabul- Afghanistan (PMG):
Reporter: Sanaullah Nawabi
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Pakistan People Party chairman warned Pakistani Government to protect their Regional interest. While speaking to US institute of Peace on Friday Afternoon, Bilawal Bhutto said: “As United states hope to reach a peace deal with Taliban movement before Afghanistan elections in 2019 Pakistan must obtain and protect their interest in Region.”
According to this Pakistani politician Donald trump tweets and recent statements indicates that US is willing to withdraw from Afghanistan. He believes that possibility of US and ally forces withdrawal can create a new wave of regional uncertainty. “it is not difficult to visualize that the consequences of capitulation, which can pose another challenge to Pakistan.”
Minutes after Bilawal Bhutto Zardari press discussion, Zulmay Khalilzad, US Envoy for Afghanistan Reconciliation addressed media that US is willing to reach a peace agreement with various factions including Taliban before July presidential elections would be held in Afghanistan.