Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said Pakistan firmly believes in promoting peace, security and development in the South Asian region, report said. In a speech at Los Angeles World Affairs Council late Thursday, the top Pakistani diplomat stated that Islamabad has all along supported the people and government of Afghanistan towards peace, security and progress. Pakistan, he said, sees a peaceful and stable Afghanistan in the larger interest of the region and the country. Qureshi emphasized that for regional peace and stability, Pakistan favors dialogue with India to resolve all outstanding issues including the decades-old Jammu and Kashmir dispute.