In a joint session of the parliament on 13 September, President Alvi said the global community should start providing aid to the Afghans and not leave them alone in these times of despair as it would give birth to a humanitarian crisis. This and more in our weekly news update from Pakistan.
Dr Alvi said Prime Minister Imran Khan had always stressed that there was no military solution to the Afghan war, and after 20 years, the result is before everyone.
"We have played an important role for peace in Afghanistan and want this new government to unite the Afghan people [...] they should ensure the Afghan land is not a threat to any neighbouring country," he said during the joint session on Monday.
"Peace in Afghanistan will indeed be very beneficial for the region," he added.
Dr Alvi also Phighlighted the PTI-led government's three-year report card, with the Opposition boycotting the session in protest.
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