ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood reached out to his Guinean Counterpart Dr. Morissanda Kouyate earlier on Wednesday.
Both leaders reviewed historically friendly ties, underpinned by the convergence of views on regional and international issues.
Shah Mahmood Qureshi expressed the desire for strengthening relations with Guinea further with emphasis on trade, agriculture, defence, and health sectors.
The foreign minister lauded Guinea’s positive and substantive contribution to the United Nations, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the African Union, and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).
The foreign minister highlighted the ‘Engage Africa’ policy of the government and steps taken for greater political and economic exchanges and enhancing diplomatic presence in the Continent.
Both sides concurred on establishing a bilateral mechanism for regular exchanges between the two foreign ministries.
The Foreign Minister of Pakistan reiterated the cordial invitation to his counterpart for the forthcoming 48th Session of OIC-CFM in Islamabad on March 22-23, 2022.