President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani while giving speech in World Summit on Sustainable Transport held in Turkmenistan stated that investment in transport can transform conflict zones into zones of cooperation, insisting that Afghanistan has the key role in connectivity of Transport in the region.
He has called all the regional state Government leaders to invest on sustainable transport amid the Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif insisted that peace and development within the region is interlinked.
President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said, “The other issue regarding sustainability is the impact of Transport revolution of peace, our investment in Transport can transform conflict zones into zones of cooperation and in that regard Afghanistan is a key test in a pilot for showing that our investment in the pour and addressing the needs of cities and key areas could be quite significant, because of this we in Afghanistan are keen to offer ourselves as global pilot for green Transport.”
Afghanistan is landlocked country where the development and stability is depended on neighboring countries specially on Pakistan, but Pakistan supports from the insurgents has badly impacted the mutual Transportation ties.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Shari said, “The 21th century is the century of connectivity, without adequate internal communication Networks and integration in the regions and beyond, countries with risks will leave behind in the race for development, as we all know peace and development are interlinked without regional peace and sability we will not be able to reach the manifest of the connectivity and integration, that’s why peace in neighborhood is a key pillar of our policy.”
President is on 3 day visit to Turkmenistan and in the slide side of the session he visited Pakistan prime Minister and exchanged views over peace and stability of both countries.
Reported by: Fahim Noori