Saudi, Emirati FMs Call On PM
Prime Minister Imran Khan received Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Minister of State of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Adel Al Jubeir for a joint call.
The main focus was on the situation arising from India’s illegal and unilateral actions in Indian Occupied Jammu & Kashmir. The Prime Minister highlighted Pakistan’s deep concern over the worsening human rights and humanitarian situation in Occupied Kashmir because of the month-long complete lockdown and communications blackout in the occupied territory.
The Prime Minister stressed the importance of immediate lifting of curfew, removal of restrictions on movement and communications, and respect for the fundamental rights of the Kashmiri people.
The visiting dignitaries said they were visiting Pakistan at the direction of their leadership.
They reaffirmed the strategic significance of the relationship of Saudi Arabia and UAE with Pakistan. They also acknowledged Pakistan’s role and efforts in promoting and maintaining regional peace and stability. They fully understood the anguish of the people of Pakistan over the recent developments and were concerned over the worsening humanitarian situation in Occupied Kashmir.