ISLAMABAD: Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain left for Kabul for one day visit, to participate in the Novaroz festival, Aaj News reports.
According to the reports, “After the invitation of President Hamid Karzai, President Mamnoon Hussain visited Afghanistan on 27 March 2014 to participate in the Navaroz Festival.”
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited Kabul in November last year to meet President Karzai in regard to the discussions for the future of the peace process and bilateral relations between the two Muslim neighboring countries.
According to the sources, “On the sidelines, the President will be interacting with the other participating leaders, during which bilateral matters and regional issues of peace and security and trade and economic cooperation are expected to figure,” the statement said.
Karzai, who is due to step down after the landmark polls on April 5, has sustained complex relations with Islamabad, often accusing it of failing to play a role in bringing peace in Afghanistan, sources said.