ISLAMABAD: Federal Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Tuesday said Pakistan, America relationship was important for the regional security and praised America’s role in eliminating political tensions in South Asia.
In a telephonic conversation with his American counterpart Mike Pompeo, two-way relationship and continuing facilitation of Pakistan for Afghan peace process were highlighted by FM Qureshi who said intra-Afghan dialogues were vital aspect of the reconciliation procedure. Both leaders agreed on mutual cooperation for regional peace and stability.
FM Qureshi, while mentioning the importance of communication in Pak-America relationship, said US should play its part for formation of Pakistan, India dialogue on the settlement issues.
FM Qureshi briefed FM Pompeo on Pakistan’s efforts for the implementation of National Action Plan (NAP).
Pakistan visit of US Special Representative for Afghan reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad was also discussed in the conversation and was seen as “opportunity” in rebuilding Pak-Afghan peace progress by the leaders.