Donald Trump meets Imran Khan: Leaders discuss terrorism, Afghan conflict and Kashmir [Photos]

US President Donald Trump and Pakistan Prime Imran Khan on Monday met at the White House to discuss ways to resolve the Afghanistan conflict and the challenge terrorism poses to regional stability

FP Staff July 23, 2019 14:01:58 IST
US president Donald Trump and Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Monday met at the White House to discuss ways to resolve the Afghanistan conflict and the challenge terrorism poses to regional stability. Reuters
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US president Donald Trump and Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Monday met at the White House to discuss ways to resolve the Afghanistan conflict and the challenge terrorism poses to regional stability. Reuters
Noting the link between peace and prosperity, the two leaders agreed that economic engagement between the United States and Pakistan would be mutually beneficial when US security concerns are addressed. AP
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Noting the link between peace and prosperity, the two leaders agreed that economic engagement between the United States and Pakistan would be mutually beneficial when US security concerns are addressed. AP
Donald Trump voiced optimism that the Pakistani prime minister could help broker a political settlement to end the nearly 18-year-old war in Afghanistan and held out the possibility of restoring aid to Islamabad. Reuters
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Donald Trump voiced optimism that the Pakistani prime minister could help broker a political settlement to end the nearly 18-year-old war in Afghanistan and held out the possibility of restoring aid to Islamabad. Reuters
“We hope that in the coming days we will be able to urge the Taliban to speak to the Afghan government and come to a settlement, a political solution,” Khan said in response. AP
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“We hope that in the coming days we will be able to urge the Taliban to speak to the Afghan government and come to a settlement, a political solution,” Khan said in response. AP
Trump offered to be the "mediator" between India and Pakistan on the Kashmir issue and even said he has received a request to do so from Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a recent meeting. AP
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Trump offered to be the "mediator" between India and Pakistan on the Kashmir issue and even said he has received a request to do so from Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a recent meeting. AP