DUSHANBE: The ninth Ministerial Convention of the Coronary heart of Asia-Istanbul Course of (HoA-IP) is underway in Dushanbe, Tajikstan with International Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi main the Pakistani delegation, reported Radio Pakistan on Tuesday.
Aside from the overseas minister, the Pakistani delegation consists of International Secretary Sohail Mehmood, Pakistan’s Ambassador in Tajikistan Imran Haider and senior officers of the International Workplace.
Qureshi, is anticipated to focus on, the optimistic efforts of Pakistan for the Afghan peace course of and Pakistan’s help for Afghanistan’s growth inside the regional framework on the convention.
On the sidelines of the convention, Qureshi will even maintain consultations with key regional and worldwide companions.
Qureshi, in a dialog with APP on the sidelines of the convention, mentioned that the world is aware of Pakistan’s stance on Afghanistan and regional politics.
“World is aware of Pakistan’s stance. Pakistan’s sacrifices and efforts for peace aren’t hidden,” mentioned the overseas minister. He added that Pakistan was specializing in the way forward for this area.
“We imagine if there might be peace and stability right here then our want of regional connectivity will go ahead and that can profit Pakistan and the area,” mentioned Pakistan’s prime diplomat.
The Coronary heart of Asia-Istanbul Course of was launched in 2011 and is a crucial platform to advertise peace, stability and prosperity in Afghanistan by means of regional cooperation, confidence-building measures (CBMs), and dialogue.
“Pakistan attaches excessive significance to this Course of and has been a daily contributor to the development of its aims. Pakistan is the lead nation for Catastrophe Administration and Agriculture Improvement CBMs underneath the Coronary heart of Asia-Istanbul Course of,” mentioned the International Workplace.