US, UK express support democracy in Pakistan

US, UK express support democracy in Pakistan


WASHINGTON/LONDON: The United States and the United Kingdom have expressed their support for democracy in Pakistan.

In a statement, the US state department spokesperson Marie Harf said that the prevailing political tension is an internal affair of Pakistan.

The British foreign secretary Philip Hammond also supported a democratic system in Pakistan and expressed the hope that political parties would sort out differences peacefully through dialogue.

“We strongly support a democratic Pakistan and the use of democratic institutions to resolve political disputes,” the British foreign secretary¬†said in a statement.

“I hope that all parties in Pakistan can work together under the Constitution to peacefully resolve current political differences,” Hammond said.

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