- FM Qureshi says Pakistan needs peace with India
- Pakistan has the assist of the world as grew to become evident from the backing it acquired at completely different worldwide boards, says the minister.
- Qureshi says PTI has forcefully raised the Kashmir problem at completely different worldwide boards.
ISLAMABAD: Minister for International Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday mentioned that regardless of Indian efforts Pakistan is just not diplomatically remoted and invited the opposition events for dialogue with the federal government on the overseas coverage points going through the nation.
Talking on the flooring of the Senate right here, he mentioned the political events ought to pursue a bipartisan method in overseas affairs in keeping with the nationwide curiosity.
The minister mentioned the events which had been in authorities for a number of occasions had been very a lot chargeable for the current state of overseas affairs and rejected the opposition’s criticism that the nation is going through isolation.
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Regardless of makes an attempt of India, Pakistan has the assist of the world as grew to become evident from the backing it acquired at completely different worldwide boards, he remarked.
On this regard, Qureshi talked about Pakistan’s election on the UN Human Rights Council, Pakistan’s presidency on the UN Financial and Social Council, and the 7% development in commerce with Africa final yr.
Within the subsequent stage, the nations of Europe can be engaged to spice up mutual financial pursuits, he conveyed.
Ties with neighbouring, Muslim nations
Shah Mehmood Qureshi recalled that the pleasant nations got here to the rescue of Pakistan and gave well timed monetary help.
He mentioned Saudi Arabia gave credit score facility to Pakistan and because the mortgage was given for a restricted interval, the quantity was additionally returned.
He mentioned the United Arab Emirates had categorically acknowledged that its relations with India wouldn’t be at the price of Pakistan.
The overseas minister informed that good relations with neighbouring nations had been a pillar of the overseas coverage of Pakistan.
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He mentioned relations of Pakistan and Afghanistan had improved and each nations had signed a doc of shared imaginative and prescient, including the Pakistani authorities made contacts with all ethnic teams in Afghanistan.
He mentioned he had held talks with Secretary of State of america on overseas coverage imperatives and shared imaginative and prescient of Pakistan for Afghanistan.
Pakistan had undertaken border fencing and institution of markets on the borders of Iran and Afghanistan, he defined.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi mentioned Pakistan and China have good ties and have began the second section of China-Pakistan Financial Hall aimed on the relocation of commercial models.
‘Pakistan desires peace with India’
He mentioned Pakistan desired peace with India however India was dominated by an extremist authorities which needed rule of Hindutva and was not prepared for talks.
The federal government of PTI has forcefully raised the Kashmir problem at completely different worldwide boards, he continued.
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The minister mentioned terrorists had been concentrating on harmless individuals in Balochistan and the federal government has irrefutable proof that India was fomenting bother within the province.
He mentioned that he had knowledgeable the United Nations and the world leaders concerning the violations of Line of Management (LoC) by the Indian military which was killing the civilian inhabitants in Azad Kashmir.
Qureshi mentioned Kashmiris needed the answer of Kashmir problem based on the United Nations Safety Council resolutions.