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Afghan, Pakistani officials hold talks in Islamabad

IANS  |  Islamabad 

Senior officials from and held talks here on Friday on key issues around security, peace and stability in the region.

The meeting follows the visit of a Pakistani delegation to last week, the Express reported.

The Afghan delegation was led by while the Pakistani delegation was led by

The two-day meeting was a follow-up of discussions on Afghanistan-Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity (APAPPS) -- a joint action plan for cooperation in the areas of counter-terrorism and reduction of violence, peace and reconciliation, Afghan refugees' repatriation and joint economic development.

tweeted that during the meeting, put emphasis on strengthening border management on the Afghan side.

Islamabad, he added, also urged to act against anti-Pakistan terrorists.

According reports, Janjua said that instead of getting engaged in a blame game, Pakistan and should engage in concrete cooperation. She also condemned the last month's attacks and offered Pakistan's assistance for a joint investigation.

Earlier, the Afghan and the (NDS) visited and met along with other top civil and military officials for seeking Pakistan's cooperation in the wake of the deadly attacks in

The Afghan officials at that time handed over to Pakistan a list of names of people suspected of being involved in Kabul attacks.

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First Published: Fri, February 09 2018. 18:00 IST
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