Talking to US Democrat Congressmen Jim Himes and Patrick Maloney in Islamabad, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan under the collective responsibility has been playing a constructive role in establishment of peace in the region.
He said Prime Minister Imran Khan has emphasized on US to resume dialogue process with Taliban because talks are the only way for sustainable peace.
The Foreign Minister also underlined that Pakistan gives special importance to its bilateral relations with the United States.
Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan and the US have worked together to overcome the regional challenges, including terrorism.
He said the meeting between Prime Minister Imran Khan and President Trump in New York proved fruitful.
On Kashmir dispute, the foreign minister said the illegal and unilateral steps taken by India on 5th of August are threatening the regional peace.
Qureshi said curfew is imposed in Occupied Kashmir for the last fifty eight days and Indian security forces are perpetrating grave human rights violations in the held territory.
He urged the US side to play role in saving the eight million innocent Kashmiris from Indian oppression.
They also discussed Pak-US relations, situation in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and matters of mutual interest.