Pakistan desirous of communication with African Countries: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Pakistan is desirous of communication with African Countries on the basis of mutual principles of equal progress and prosperity.

While addressing the two-day Envoys Conference titled “Engage Africa” organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad on Wednesday, the foreign minister said that we have initiated economic diplomacy under which we are committed to enhance export and strengthen economy by undertaking efforts in various economic sectors.

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Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Pakistan enjoys tremendous political and diplomatic ties with the African Countries. He said that Pakistan’s armed forces rendered services in many African Countries for maintaining peace under the UN Peacekeeping missions.

The foreign minister expressed hope that the Envoys Conference will further strengthen mutual relations and economic cooperation of Pakistan with the African Countries.