Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and his Egyptian equivalent, Sameh Hassan Shoukry, on Wednesday agreed to reinforce connections between Pakistan and also Egypt via raised cooperation in trade and also other sectors, APP reported.
Both foreign ministers gone over issues of shared passion in a meeting in Cairo, where Qureshi had gotten here on Tuesday on a two-day see.
Qureshi informed Shoukry that Pakistan considered Egypt a crucial nation of the Arab world, adding that both countries taken pleasure in “historic religious, social as well as brotherly relations”, according to the APP.
He additionally notified Shoukry of Head of state Imran Khan’s policy to enrich economic connections with African countries. Prior to leaving for Cairo on a two-day check out on Tuesday, Qureshi had actually said that Egypt was referred to as the “Africa’s entrance”.
During Wednesday’s conference, Shoukry additionally admired Pakistan’s efforts for tranquility in Afghanistan, while Qureshi informed him concerning India’s hostile activities versus Pakistan which the latter said were a “threat for tranquility as well as security of the area”.
Qureshi said thanks to Shoukry for the cozy welcome he got in Egypt. The foreign minister also expanded an invitation to Shoukry to visit Pakistan, which the latter approved.
In a tweet later, Qureshi stated that it was a “enjoyment” to fulfill Shoukry and included:” [I] expect organizing FM Shoukry in Pakistan”.
” The connection between Pakistan and also Egypt is one of mutual trust and also cooperation,” Qureshi said in his tweet. “FM Shoukry and also I discussed ways to expand our ties, with better people to people contact, profession and sustained involvement.”
FM Qureshi additionally satisfied Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on Wednesday as well as discussed Pakistan’s changing emphasis from geo-politics to geo-economics.
The foreign minister likewise satisfied participants of the Egyptian service area during his trip.