ISLAMABAD – The Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Hikmat Khalil Karzai has said that the persona and ideology of the Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Imran Khan can play an important role in improving bilateral relations of Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Hikmat Khalil Karzai made these remarks when he along with a delegation met the Chairman PTI in Islamabad on Tuesday and discussed matters of bilateral interests.

The Afghan deputy foreign minister also invited the Chairman PTI to visit Afghanistan.

Imran Khan warmly welcomed the members of the Afghan delegation and expressed best wishes to the emerging cricket team of Afghanistan.

Separately, the Chinese ambassador to Pakistan, Yao Jing met the Vice Chairman PTI Shah Mehmood Qureshi in Islamabad.

In a wide range of discussions, both sides deliberated on bilateral relations between Pakistan and China, and also focused on the matters of mutual interest.

They also discussed in detail the dynamics of regional politics exclusively focusing on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).