Former head of state and PML-N leader Shahid Khaqan Abbasi claimed Nawaz Sharif met Covering National Protection Advisor Hamdullah Mohib on Covering Head of state Ashraf Ghani’s “demand”.
Chatting exclusively on DawnNewsTV show Cope with Adil Shahzeb on Sunday, Abbasi described that Sharif’s conference was not just with Mohib but that the NSA became part of a delegation from Afghanistan.
” The meeting remained in favour of Pakistan,” Abbasi stressed.
The PML-N leader highlighted that the conference was scheduled some five months back when Afghan President Ashraf Ghani had revealed a wish for a meeting between a Covering delegation as well as Nawaz Sharif in London.
He stated the [questionable] statement provided by the Covering NSA was truly condemned by Pakistan and he got “punished” for his statements. “But relations are constantly in between two countries and not people,” Abbasi added.
Abbasi stated Sharif’s objective was to “boost relations” with Afghanistan through the conference, including that the Covering delegation, comprising ambassadors and also ministers, as well as Sharif went over bilateral relations in detail.
” Even if somebody is your enemy as well as they come at your doorstep, you listen to them. Yet Afghanistan is a friend of Pakistan,” Abbasi stated.
He likewise dispelled the perception that the PML-N shed the Azad Jammu and also Kashmir general political elections on July 25 as a result of Sharif’s meeting with Mohib, as claimed by the federal government. “There was no reflection of the meeting in the poll results and nobody had elevated this concern during our campaign.”
The meeting in between Covering NSA and also former premier Nawaz Sharif in London last week had actually stirred up a hornet’s nest in Pakistan, with the federal government strongly condemning the PML-N supremo for fulfilling an “opponent of Pakistan”.
The pictures of the meeting were released by the NSC Afghanistan on Twitter on July 24.
Reacting to the conference, Federal Minister for Info and also Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry had claimed “this is why sending out Nawaz Sharif abroad threatened due to the fact that such people end up being a part of international stories.”
Nawaz’s meeting with “RAW’s (Indian intelligence company– Study and also Evaluation Wing) largest ally in Afghanistan is an instance of this,” Fawad included.
” Modi, Mohib or Amrullah Saleh (Covering vice president)– every adversary of Pakistan is a friend of Nawaz Sharif.”
Covering NSA comments on Pakistan
Last month, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had actually struck out at Mohib for his remarks against Pakistan as well as gotten in touch with him to “mirror and deal with” his practices.
“The national safety and security consultant of Afghanistan meticulously pay attention to me … as the foreign minister of Pakistan I say that no Pakistani will drink your hand or talk with you if you do not desist from the kind of language you are utilizing or the accusations you’re making against Pakistan,” Qureshi had claimed.
The foreign minister was reacting to remarks made by the Afghan nationwide safety adviser during a browse through to Nangarhar district in May, throughout which he called Pakistan a “brothel home”, according to a Voice of America record.
“You ought to repent and you should be guilty at your words and my blood is boiling since your speech in Nangarhar,” Qureshi had stated.