US Special Representative for Pakistan and Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad arrives in Pakistan.
Zalmay Khalilzad arrived at Islamabad airport from China with a five-member delegation yesterday. Two days ago, NATO chief General Austin Scott Miller also arrived in Pakistan.
US Special Representative Zalmay Khalilzad arrived in Pakistan yesterday, while sources said a high-level delegation of the Afghan Taliban, led by Mullah Abdul Ghani Brother, is also arriving in Islamabad today.
Sources say that Taliban leader Zalmay Khalilzad is aware of Pakistan’s arrival and is ready to meet him. Zalmay Khalilzad is also meeting Foreign Minister, Foreign Secretary and other Pakistani Officials.
According to sources, the Taliban say we are not behind the talks, it is America that has withdrawn from the talks. It is to be noted that the regular talks between the US and the Taliban began on July 2018 and by September 2019, there were 9 rounds of talks between the parties.