Robert HARNEIS -TDO- (France)- Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent his special envoy for Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov, to discuss the Afghan peace process, the Foreign Ministry of Pakistan has said.
During the visit, Kabulov will call on Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and meet with Pakistan's Special Representative for Afghanistan Mohammad Sadiq for exchange of views on the latest developments in the Afghan peace process, the statement said.
"The visit of Ambassador Kabulov is part of Pakistan's diplomatic outreach in support of the Afghan peace process," the statement added.
Besides the exchange of views on the Afghan peace process, the visit will contribute to further strengthening Pakistan-Russia bilateral cooperation, according to the statement.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said before the visit that there is no military solution to the conflict in Afghanistan and that a negotiated political settlement is the only way forward, according to the office of the Prime Minister of Pakistan.