IMF MD thanks PM Imran for safe evacuation of Fund's staff from Afghanistan
My heartfelt thanks to Imran Khan for Pakistan's exceptional assistance: Kristalina Georgieva
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – Managing Director (MD) of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kristalina Georgieva on Tuesday thanked Prime Minister Imran Khan for safe evacuation of staff from Afghanistan.
The IMF official said that Pakistan’s efforts at the highest levels, amid immensely difficult and complex situation, to help the Fund by securing a corridor to the airport and arranging the convoy that included our staff, were absolutely critical to this successful evacuation.
“I especially appreciate the instrumental roles played by the Pakistan’s ministers for Foreign Affairs, Finance and Defense as well as Governor of State Bank of Pakistan”, she added.
Kristalina Georgieva further said that IMF is grateful for the partnership between Pakistan and the Fund and look forward to continuing our cooperation. We extend our very best wishes to you and your people.
— Kristalina Georgieva (@KGeorgieva) August 23, 2021