ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi has telephoned his Saudi counterpart Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that bilateral relations between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are of deep and historic nature. The similarities between the two countries’ positions on important regional and global issues are welcome. The two countries have generously supported each other in every difficult time.
The foreign minister condemned the attacks on Saudi installations by Houthi rebels. “The sanctity of the shrines is part of our faith,” he said.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that Pakistan stands with Saudi Arabia in safeguarding its territorial Integrity.
The two Foreign Ministers agreed to continue consultations on important regional and global issues.