Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Tuesday shared that during his “in depth discussion” with his Saudi counterpart he conveyed Pakistan’s support to facilitate “constructive engagement” for peace in the region.
Qureshi, in a tweet said that he held the in depth discussion with Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan in Riyadh during the second leg of his diplomatic outreach in the Middle East.
In depth discussion with FM @FaisalbinFarhan in KSA on the 2nd leg of my diplomatic outreach in ME. While reaffirming our strategic bilateral relations, i emphasised Pakistan's support for all peace efforts in the region and the facilitation of constructive engagement among all. pic.twitter.com/JQehCFfug8
— Shah Mahmood Qureshi (@SMQureshiPTI) January 14, 2020
“While reaffirming our strategic bilateral relations, I emphasised Pakistan’s support for all peace efforts in the region and the facilitation of constructive engagement among all,” the foreign minister said..
Qureshi met his Saudi counterpart on Monday as part of Pakistan’s efforts to help defuse tensions in the Middle East amid heightened hostility between Iran and the US.
Foreign Secretary Sohail Mehmood, Pakistani envoy Raja Ali Ejaz, and other officials from Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs were also present during the meeting.