Tuesday 21 February 2012,
Afghan President. Mr. Hamid Karzai telephoned Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani today and thanked the Prime Minister for the hospitality extended to him during his recent visit to Pakistan in connection with the trilateral meeting.
The Afghan President also expressed gratitude for the bilateral and trilateral meeting in Islamabad.
Mr. Hamid Karzai briefed the PM about his meetings with Pakistan's political leaders and termed these very encouraging and constructive.
The Afghan President also apprised the PM about his telephonic conversation with US President, Barack Obama after his return to Kabul from Islamabad. He took the Prime Minister into confidence about his conversation with US President.
President Karzai underscored Pakistan's importance for the peace process in Afghanistan and reiterated his request for Pakistan's assistance to the reconciliation process.
The Prime Minister assured Afghan President that Pakistan would wholeheartedly support peace process in Afghanistan which is Afghan owned and Afghan led