Deadlock in Pak-India relations has eased: Sartaj Aziz

South AsiaDeadlock in Pak-India relations has eased: Sartaj Aziz

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Advisor to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said that the deadlock in Pakistan-India relations has eased to some extent following the meeting between National Security Advisors (NSAs) of two countries.

On Sunday, the NSAs and Foreign Secretaries of Pakistan and India held a meeting in Bangkok and discussed issues pertaining to peace and security, terrorism, Jammu and Kashmir and other issues including tranquility along the Line of Control (LoC).

Talking to media representatives in Islamabad on Monday, Sartaj Aziz said that the Indian External Affairs Minister Shushma Swaraj will arrive in Pakistan on Tuesday to attend the Heart of Asia Conference.

The advisor said that the Indian external affairs minister will also call on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Highlighting the importance of Pak-India relations, the adviser said that various matters on resumption of composite dialogue process between the two neighboring countries will be discussed during talks with the Indian minister.

The meeting between NSAs and Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan was held in a candid, cordial and constructive atmosphere, according to Foreign Office.

The Foreign Office told that in the meeting, it was agreed to carry forward the constructive engagement.

The meeting followed a brief meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Indian Counterpart Narendra Modi on November 30 on the sidelines of the Paris Climate Change Summit.

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

Interior minister reviews security arrangements of central procession of 9th Muharram in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal Interior Minister Mohsin Naqvi visited the central procession of 9th Muharram in Islamabad on Tuesday and reviewed the security arrangements...

Terrorists attack RHC in DI Khan; 2 Pakistan Army Soldiers, 5 Civilians Martyred

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: Two Pakistan Army Soldiers and five civilians embraced martyrdom in an attack by terrorists on a Rural Health Center (RHC) in Khyber...

Mohsin Naqvi pays tribute to security forces on foiling terrorist attack on Bannu Cantonment

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Federal Interior Minister Mohsin Naqvi has strongly condemned the cowardly terrorist attack on Bannu Cantonment.The interior minister paid rich tribute...

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Muscat

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Pakistan has strongly condemned the dastardly terrorist attack on Imam Bargah Ali bin Abu Talib in Wadi Kabir in Muscat, Oman that...

Eight soldiers embraced martyrdom in Bannu Cantonment attack

Islamabad, Pakistan: Eight soldiers of the Pakistan Army embraced martyrdom when terrorists came from Afghanistan and attacked Bannu Cantonment in the early hours of...