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FM Qureshi warns of escalation of humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan


Islamabad: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmoud Qureshi said that if assistance is not provided to Afghanistan immediately, the humanitarian crisis may further escalate, economic disasters in neighboring countries will also affect other countries, and the slightest negligence may be Affect the entire region.

Talking to media in Islamabad on Friday, he warned the world of looming humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan and said that Pakistan being an immediate neighbour is concerned over the situation because it has an interest in peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The minister warned if the attention was not paid to avert the humanitarian crisis and economic collapse in Afghanistan, this will become the largest humanitarian crisis in the world and all the gains of the last twenty years will evaporate.

The international terrorist organizations will also take advantage of this situation and increase their footprints in Afghanistan, he said.

Qureshi said that there is still the possibility of peace and stability in Afghanistan after 40 years. If we miss it, we should prepare for the outflow of new refugees. This will not only affect Pakistan and neighboring countries, but also affect European countries, including European countries. The whole world. .

He said Pakistan has transported relief goods to Afghanistan and stressed that mitigating the challenges faced by the Afghan people is a shared responsibility.

The foreign minister also stressed for rebooting the banking system of Afghanistan saying this will be the first big step towards the economic stability of the country. He pointed out that many Afghan nationals living abroad want to help their families back home by remitting the money.

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