Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday said recognition by the worldwide community of Pakistan’s veteran position on Afghanistan was a “very big success”.
He made the comment on the sidelines of the 9th Heart of Asia– Istanbul Process (HoA-IP) Ministerial Conference being held today in Tajikistan’s funding Dushanbe.
Qureshi is heading Pakistan’s delegation which also consists of Foreign Secretary Sohail Mehmood, Pakistan’s Ambassador to Tajikistan Imran Haider, and also other officials of the Consular service, according to a report by Radio Pakistan.
According to Radio Pakistan, the foreign minister, in his address at the conference, will “highlight the favorable efforts of Pakistan when it come to the Afghan tranquility process and Pakistan’s assistance for Afghanistan’s advancement within the regional structure”.
Talking prior to the start of the conference, Qureshi claimed the entire globe recognized Pakistan’s stance, adding that the country’s “sacrifices and also efforts for peace as well as stability are not concealed”.
Discussing the Covering tranquility process, Qureshi claimed “everybody is joined on one thing, that there is no way ahead without tranquility.”
He pointed out that an army remedy to the decades-long problem had not been located and the world was recognising what Pakistan had been claiming for years, terming it a “huge success”.
He included, however, that there were “problems”.
When inquired about his assumptions from the meeting, the foreign minister said Pakistan’s “focus is on the future as well as on this area”.
” Our team believe if there is peace as well as security in the area, then our desire for local connectivity will be advanced. It will certainly benefit Pakistan as well as the area.”
Qureshi said he would additionally fulfill the Afghan president and also foreign minister later in the day and would also hold various other bilateral conferences.
Meeting Turkish FM
A day earlier, Qureshi had satisfied Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu as well as emphasized that a comprehensive, broad-based, and also comprehensive political settlement was the only method onward to achieve tranquility.
During the conference, the two foreign ministers reviewed numerous dimensions of bilateral relations, consisting of political and also polite engagement, financial collaboration, support ties, as well as cooperation in education and learning and cultural fields. Sights were additionally traded on the local situation, the Consular service said in a declaration.
Foreign Minister Qureshi briefed Cavusoglu on “Pakistan’s consistent assistance for and positive payments to the Covering peace process”.
“Underlining that there was no armed forces solution to the Covering problem, the foreign minister emphasized that an inclusive, broad-based and thorough political settlement was the only way onward,” the FO news release claimed.
In a curtain-raiser on the Dushanbe meeting, the FO had actually claimed Qureshi would certainly hold “examinations with key regional as well as international partners” on the sidelines of the event, a crucial system for local teamwork on Afghanistan.
The style of the conference is “Strengthening Agreement for Peace and also Development”.