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PM Calls Afghanistan's Acting PM: Shehbaz Sharif Conveys Pakistan’s Solidarity With Afghans

Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has assured continued support and cooperation to the people of Afghanistan in this hour need.

In a telephonic interaction with the Acting Prime Minister Of The Interim Afghan Government Mullah Muhammad Hassan Akhund, he conveyed deep sympathies and condolences, on behalf of the government and people of Pakistan, over the loss of precious lives and material damage in devastating earthquake in Afghanistan.

Shehbaz Sharif affirmed that people of Pakistan stands shoulder-to-shoulder with their afghan brethren in this difficult hour.

The Prime Minister conveyed that Ghulam Khan and Angoor Adda border crossing points have been opened for the transportation of the seriously injured Afghans for their treatment in the Pakistan.

He reiterated Pakistan’s resolve to provide continued assistance to the Afghan people facing a dire humanitarian situation.

The Prime Minister, while highlighting the measures Pakistan has taken to facilitate trade and movement of people, said Islamabad is committed to strengthen bilateral ties to promote the cause of peace, progress and prosperity.