ISLAMABAD: United States Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Olson on Saturday met with Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry. Discussion regarding trade, investment, education, health and cooperation with the US in various energy-related sectors was held during the meetings.
The former US Ambassador to Pakistan discussed about the security situation of the region along with the ongoing war against terrorism and return of the Afghan refugees with Ishaq Dar. Federal Finance Minister stated that the entire Pakistani nation backed the war against terrorism.
During his meeting with Aizaz Chaudhary, Olson backed Pakistans stance over border management. He lauded Pakistans efforts in regards to economic stability and curbing terrorism.
Olson stated that the international community should not forget Pakistans hospitality of the Afghan immigrants that has lasted for 35 years, adding that efforts need to be made for the return of the immigrants to their country.