Pakistan strongly condemns the assassination of Arsala Rehmani
Pakistan strongly condemns the assassination of Arsala Rehmani, a prominent member of the Afghan High Peace Council this morning in Kabul. The Government of Pakistan conveys its deepest condolences to the Government and people of Afghanistan on this tragic incident. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of Mr. Rehmani.
Our two countries face the common threat of terrorism, and Pakistan is committed to work closely with Afghanistan to eliminate this scourge.
Peace and stability in Afghanistan is in core national interestof Pakistan. Pakistan would continue to support all efforts that contribute to an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace and reconciliation process in Afghanistan.
13 May 2012