ISLAMABAD: The United States (US) Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad will arrive in Pakistan on Monday in an effort to expedite the Afghan peace process.

During his visit, the US envoy will meet Pakistans top civil-military leadership and will seek Pakistans support in the Afghan reconciliation process.

Diplomatic sources said that Zalmay Khalilzad will seek Pakistans support to expedite the Afghan peace process.

A day earlier, Zalmay Khalilzad lauded Prime Minister Imran Khans statement on Afghanistan.

He took to Twitter and appreciated Pakistani premier Imran’s statement on Afghanistan.

He wrote on his timeline; Greatly appreciate Imran Khan’s statement yesterday on Afghanistan.

His appeal for reduction of violence and policy against promoting internal conflict in other nations has potential to positively transform the region and give Pakistana leading role, he added.