The ongoing scenario in Afghanistan, together with regional developments on the whole, got here underneath dialogue within the 34th assembly of the National Security Committee on Friday.
According to an announcement by the Prime Minister’s Office, the assembly was convened underneath the chairmanship of Prime Minister Imran Khan and was attended by related federal cupboard members, all companies chiefs, and heads of intelligence companies.
“The Prime Minister received a detailed briefing on the evolving regional security situation, particularly the recent developments in Afghanistan and their possible impact on Pakistan,” learn the assertion.
The Committee reiterated Pakistan’s dedication to a peaceable, secure and sovereign Afghanistan. The contributors famous, with concern, the dire humanitarian scenario in Afghanistan and emphasised the pressing want for the worldwide group to offer help to avert a humanitarian disaster.
The significance of worldwide coordination on constructive political and financial engagement with the interim authorities in Afghanistan was additionally highlighted.
According to the assertion, the prime minister expressed satisfaction on Pakistan’s help to the worldwide evacuation effort from Afghanistan and famous that the whole world had recognised Pakistan’s optimistic contribution.
“Committee members emphasised that the evolving situation in the region was extremely complex and that any instability in Afghanistan could have severe implications for Pakistan,” the assertion stated.
Agreeing with this view, the prime minister pressured the necessity for a coordinated coverage effort. He directed the institution of a devoted cell to synergise varied streams of efforts on Afghanistan throughout the federal government, together with worldwide coordination for humanitarian help and efficient border administration to forestall any destructive spillover into Pakistan.