ISLAMABAD: A quadrilateral meeting of Pakistan, Afghanistan, China and the United States got underway on Monday to push forward the peace process in Afghanistan.
Representatives of Pakistan, Afghanistan, China and the United States will discuss ways to further the reconciliatory process in Afghanistan.
Prime Minister’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz addressed the opening session.
The meeting is being attended by representatives of Afghanistan, China and US.
Secretary Foreign Affairs, Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry and Deputy Foreign Minister of Afghanistan, Hekmat Khalil Karzai will represent Pakistan and Afghanistan respectively.
Decision about the quadrilateral coordination committee to push the peace process in Afghanistan was taken during a meeting of the four countries on the occasion of the
Heart of Asia Conference held in Islamabad on December 9.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif were present in that meeting, which was also attended by senior officials of China and US