Advertisement

Afghanistan, Pakistan sign long-term pact

Afghanistan, Pakistan sign long-term pact
Afghan President Hamid Karzai waves to a crowd in Tehran Aug. 30, 2012. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian | License Photo

KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- The presidents of Afghanistan and Pakistan agreed to sign a long-term strategic cooperation agreement between the two countries, officials said.

An Afghan government official said Thursday Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari agreed to sign the pact during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, Khaama Press reported.

Advertisement

Details of the agreement were not known.

Afghanistan has signed long-term strategic cooperation agreements with the United States and other nations. The Afghan Review said the pact with the United States covered "security, economics and governance."

Latest Headlines

Advertisement
Advertisement

Follow Us

Advertisement