Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed hope for better outcome of ongoing efforts of the international community to bring peace in Afghanistan which will end the suffering of Afghan people.

The premier said Pakistan has welcomed the release of two professors including Kevin King belonging to the US and Australia’s Timothy Weeks in Afghanistan.

Prime Minister, in his Twitter messages over the major development in ongoing Afghanistan reconciliation process, appreciated ‘steps taken by all those involved to make it possible’ in the safe release of the two professors, Kevin King and Timothy Weeks held hostages by Taliban.

“Pak has fully supported & facilitated this release as part of its policy of supporting initiatives for a negotiated political settlement of the Afghan conflict.We hope this step gives a boost of confidence to all parties involved to re-engage in the peace process.” He said in his tweet

Prime Minister Khan also said that Islamabad will remain committed to facilitating the ongoing peace process in Afghanistan.