EU-Pakistan Meeting Focusing on Afghanistan
At the seventh meeting of the EU-Pakistan delegation, Afghanistan was one of the main topics of discussion between the two sides.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_ and Pakistani officials met in to discuss Afghanistan.
The meeting took place today Wednesday, December 8, between EU representative Joseph Burrell and Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Brussels, according to the Anadolu news agency.
At the seventh meeting of the -Pakistan_delegation, Afghanistan was one of the main topics of discussion between the two sides. In a statement before the meeting, Joseph Burrell said the two sides would discuss regional issues, especially Afghanistan.
The humanitarian situation in Afghanistan is dire and the economy is on the verge of collapse, Joseph stressed.
“We will look at how we can prevent this economic collapse that is threatening all of us, especially our neighbors,” he added.
We are working together to prevent the deterioration of the socio-economic situation, promote regional stability and protect the people of Afghanistan, he stated.
During the meeting, Shah Mahmood said that the economic downturn in Afghanistan could lead to disaster.
On the other hand, the meeting took place while the meeting of the ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation with a focus on Afghanistan will be held on December 19 this year in .