US-Taliban peace deal is victory of PM Imran Khan’s vision: Shaukat
PESHAWAR: Minister for Information Shaukat Yousafzai Monday welcoming the peace deal between the USA and Taliban termed it a victory of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision.
Addressing as chief guest at the closing ceremony of the 36th annual three-day International Gastroenterology Conference, he said this region had witnessed multiple issues due to terrorism and the peace agreement would open ways for Pakistan via Afghanistan for trade with Central Asia that would strengthen Pakistan's economy and provide employment opportunities to the people.
He said the peace agreement showed successful Pakistan's foreign policy because Prime Minister Imran Khan had always stressed on dialogue among the stakeholders to resolve Afghan issue.
Shaukat Yousafzai said Pakistan would benefit greatly from the peace agreement between the Taliban and US as it would promote medical tourism in Pakistan, adding that Pakistan was potentially a suitable country for medical tourism as it had internationally renowned for qualified doctors.
He recalled efforts as ex-Health Minister and said that he had set up an international lounge in hospitals, where doctors treated patients, equipped with facilities. - APP