IEA-MoFA statement concerning developments in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan

The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan is saddened by the recent events in Pakistan, leading to large-scale protests and even violence in some instances.

The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan considers political stability in Pakistan in the interest of the Muslim people of Pakistan and the broader region, and hopes the sides demonstrate restraint and understanding.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has given necessary instructions to our offices in Pakistan with regards to protection of Afghan nationals residing in Pakistan during these developments.