United States delegation calls on Minister

Islamabad, July 30, 2012 (PPI-OT): US Delegation Headed by Mr. Richard Albright, Coordinator Afghan Refugees called on Federal Minister for SAFRON Engr. Shaukatullah Khan here today.

Matters pertaining to mutual interest were discussed during the meeting. The Afghan Refugees return situation was also discussed in the meeting.

Federal Minister elaborated the new solutions strategy for the voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees. He said that repatriation process of Afghan Refugees is very slow and for this purpose international community should take a serious notice and come forward to take more steps for resolving this issue.

Mr. Richard Albright appreciated the efforts of the ministry of SAFRON and Government of Pakistan for the repatriation of Afghan Refugees and assured that cooperation to this effect will be continued in future.

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