Pakistan has discussed Taliban-led Afghanistan joining the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) infrastructure project, the Pakistani ambassador to the country said on Monday.
Khan said that discussions had been held with the Taliban-led administration on this and other ways to develop the country’s economy.
Pakistan discussing expansion of CPEC to Afghanistan. “Regional connectivity is an important element of discussion with Afghan leadership” as it will create new job opportunities for the people of Afghanistan, Pakistan’s Amb to #AFG Mansoor Khan told Reuters.
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Reuters with additional input by GVS News Desk