Indian bids to get Pak blacklisted won’t succeed: FM
Chinese investors to invest in Pak; Black Day to be observed on Oct 27 as against Indian atrocities in IoK: Qureshi
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday said that India is making attempt to blacklist Pakistan, however, it will not be succeeded and face failure again. Some powers wanted to create differences between Muslim states, whereas, Pakistan desires for removal of misunderstanding between two Islamic brotherly countries.”
Pakistan has close ties with Saudi Arabia as it is our strategic partner, whereas, Iran is also our ally neighbour. We will try to remove misunderstanding between the brotherly states as the region cannot bear consequences of any untoward situation.
The foreign minister announced that Pakistan will observe October 27 as ‘Black Day’ against ongoing atrocities in Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJK). He praised clerics for supporting the government by organising a rally to show solidarity with Kashmiris. “PM Imran Khan has pointed towards the dual standards of the world over neglecting the Kashmir crisis.”
Commenting over the upcoming visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Qureshi said that Turkey is a close ally country of Pakistan as it has always support Islamabad’s stance. He said that British royal couple will arrive in Pakistan on October 14 as a goodwill visit. Qureshi said that the late Princess Diana, mother of Prince William, had played an important role in serving humanity in Pakistan.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that Prime Minister Imran Khan is going to Iran and Saudi Arabia, and they all are PTI soldiers who will set Kashmir free one day. Addressing a rally in Multan, he said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) found the government in difficult circumstances. “When we assumed power, the national exchequer was empty. If China, Saudi Arabia and the UAE had not helped, the country would have gone bankrupt”, he added.
FM Qureshi further stated that the PM Imran made difficult decisions in just 13 months, admitting that there was inflation in the country. “The economy is progressing towards stabilization”, he maintained. Shah Mehmood Qureshi asserted that Chinese investors are ready to invest in Pakistan. “The CPEC project will not get affected by it”, he assured saying that rather projects will accelerate and job opportunities will be created soon in the country.
He went on to say that when he went to Hajj, he told senior leader of PTI Jahangir Khan Tareen that he wants to end all differences. “I have no differences with either Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar or Jahangir Tareef as we are all soldiers of Imran Khan”, he added. Before the gathering, residents of Surajkund protested for the provision of basic facilities. Residents asserted that Surajkund road is broken, the sewerage system is in turmoil, problems are not being resolved despite Shah Mehmood’s promises. — VoM