Ambassador Syrus Sajjad Qazi assumes role of 32nd Foreign Secretary of Pakistan

Foreign OfficeAmbassador Syrus Sajjad Qazi assumes role of 32nd Foreign Secretary of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Ambassador Muhammad Syrus Sajjad Qazi has assumed the role of 32nd Foreign Secretary of Pakistan succeeding Ambassador Dr. Asad Majeed Khan.

Ambassador Syrus Sajjad Qazi assumes role of 32nd Foreign Secretary of Pakistan
Ambassador Syrus Sajjad Qazi

Syrus Sajjad Qazi brings with him extensive experience in bilateral and multilateral diplomacy having served at Pakistan’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations, Geneva (from 1995 to 1999), Pakistan’s High Commission in New Delhi (from 2005 to 2006), and our Embassy in Washington D.C. (from 2006 to 2013).

   

Ambassador Qazi served as Pakistan’s Ambassador to Hungary from 2015 to 2017 and to Türkiye from 2017 to 2022.

Meanwhile, Ambassador Dr. Asad Majeed Khan retired from the government service on August 16 upon attaining superannuation.

“We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Asad Majeed Khan for his dedicated service and steadfast commitment to diplomacy,” the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mumtaz Zahra Baloch on Thursday.

The Spokesperson said that under Asad Majeed’s leadership, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs navigated complex global challenges and worked to strengthen Pakistan’s international partnerships.

Mumtaz Zahra Baloch said that Dr. Asad Majeed Khan will also be remembered for his efforts for capacity building of the Foreign Service of Pakistan which will bear long-lasting fruits for the Service and for the nation.

“We celebrate his many accomplishments, thank him for his services to the country and wish him success in all his future endeavours,” she said.

Mati
Mati
Mati-Ullah is the Online Editor For DND. He is the real man to handle the team around the Country and get news from them and provide to you instantly.

Must read

Recent News

USD to PKR: USD Dollar Rate in Pakistan Today – 24 June 2024

0
The US Dollar (USD) was being bought and sold at Rs 277.7 and Rs 280.6 in the Open Market against the Pakistani Rupee (PKR)...

Gold Price in Pakistan Today – 24 June 2024

0
On Monday (June 24, 2024), the gold rate for one tola of 24-karat in Karachi, Pakistan, is Rs 242,000.000.It's important to note that gold...

PTI always uses TTP as its Auxiliary Force

0
Monitoring Desk: “Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) always uses Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) as its Auxiliary Force and foot soldiers brigade to bully state institutions of Pakistan....

PM Shahbaz Sharif urges collective efforts to eliminate terrorism

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has called for collective efforts to crush the menace of terrorism and steer the Country on the path...

IT exports surges to stunning $332 million in May

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The ICT services export remittances surged to US$ 332 million in the month of May 2024, an astounding increase of 40.7% in...
Advertisement