Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday held telephonic conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu and discussed bilateral relations with him.
The Foreign Minister felicitated Mevlut Cavusoglu on Turkey’s 97th Republic Day. He lauded Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s clear stance against the growing trend of Islamophobia.
The Turkish Foreign Minister said Prime Minister Imran Khan’s statement about Islamophobia is commendable.
FM Qureshi thanked the Turkish Foreign Minister for supporting Pakistan on FATF. Turkey’s Cavusoglu appreciated Pakistan’s efforts regarding successful implementation of the FATF action plan.
Expressing grief over the Peshawar blast, he expressed condolence with Qureshi over the loss of precious lives in the incident.
Earlier in a day, Shah Mahmood Qureshi telephoned his Afghan counterpart Mohammad Hanif Atma and said peace in Afghanistan linked with peace and stability of region.
Qureshi said intra Afghan dialogue provides an excellent opportunity for peace and the Afghan leadership must seize this opportunity.