Russian foreign minister visits Pakistan in search of Afghan peace

By Charlotte Greenfield

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) -Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday met Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and the country's army chief for talks on the troubled peace process in Afghanistan, where both countries have long histories of involvement.

It was the first time a Russian foreign minister had visited Pakistan in nine years and comes at a sensitive time for neighbouring Afghanistan with peace talks making little headway and a deadline...