Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States, Aizaz Chaudhry has reiterated Islamabad's support to the international efforts for restoration of peace in Afghanistan, reported Radio Pakistan.

Delivering a talk on "Security and Stability in South Asia" at Georgetown University in Washington, he said peace in Afghanistan is vital for peace and stability in Pakistan.

The Ambassador said China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a regional economic project which would improve the lives of millions of people, not only in Pakistan but in the entire South Asian region and beyond.

He said resumption of dialogue between Pakistan and India to discuss all outstanding issues including the core issue of Jammu and Kashmir is the only way forward for peace and stability in the region.