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Iranian, Turkish FMs meet PM Nawaz on sidelines of Heart of Asia Conference

Latest Update: December 9, 2015 | 749 Views
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ISLAMABAD: Iranian and Turkish Foreign Minister have called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of Heart of Asia Conference here on Wednesday.

The Prime Minister said Iran and Pakistan have historical bonds which will become stronger in the future.

Iranian Foreign Minister Jawad Zareef lauded Pakistan for hosting Heart of Asia Conference to ensure peace and stability in the region.

He said Iran is determined to work with Afghanistan and Pakistan to eliminate extremism and terrorism from the region.

Jawad Zareef said we hope that all obstacles in the way of economic cooperation between the two countries will be removed after lifting of sanctions.

He said President Rohani will soon visit Pakistan.

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the Heart of Asia Conference in Islamabad on Wednesday.

The Prime Minister said Turkey is a time-tested friend of Pakistan ad relations between the two countries will be strengthened with the passage of time.

Turkish Foreign Minister said his country supported Pakistan’s efforts for reconciliation process in Afghanistan and peace in the region.