The United States has expressed readiness to work with Pakistan to promote peace and security in the region, reported by Radio Pakistan

Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana W White said this in a regular briefing in Washington.

Responding to a question regarding Afghan authorities blaming Pakistan for terrorist activities in Afghanistan, the Spokesperson said Taliban and ISIS were carrying out terrorist attacks with a motive to scare people.

He said they were purposely targeting voting registration centres as they know that they could not win at the ballot box.