German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, on Tuesday while addressing a press conference along with his counterpart a, expressed concern at the human rights violations in Indian-occupied Kashmir and the tensions between India and Pakistan.
The minister suggested that negotiations be held for de-escalation in tensions between India and Pakistan and for resolution of the Kashmir dispute.
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas acknowledged Pakistan’s role in the ongoing Afghan peace process. He said Germany and Pakistan enjoy good relations, and reaffirmed further cooperation with Pakistan in trade as well as other sectors.
Moreover, Foreign Minister of Pakistan Shah Mehmood Qureshi assereted that the government is implementing National Action Plan (NAP) in letter and spirit.
He was addressing a joint press conference with his German counterpart Heiko Maas, who arrived in Islamabad earlier today accompanied by his delegation.
Emphasising that the war against terrorism is a regional as well as a global concern, Qureshi said “the government of Pakistan is implementing the National Action Plan (NAP) in both letter and spirit.”
“Pakistan is taking steps to deal with extremism in consultation with the political leadership,” he added.