Dr. Zahid Anwar Khan (IR Expert): Pakistan has always been helping its Afghan brethren in every hour of need. Yesterday’s devastating earthquake in Paktika province of Afghanistan resulted in loss of lives and properties. The people of Pakistan stand with Afghan people in this difficult time. Pakistan has also sent relief goods to help the people who were affected by this earthquake. In addition, Pakistan has also been hosting millions of Afghans and both countries enjoy long term relations based on shared religion, culture and values.