Islamabad, January 17, 2016 (PPI-OT): The Prime Minister will lead a high level delegation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Islamic Republic of Iran on 18 and 19 January 2016 to exchange views on regional and international issues. As is well known, Pakistan enjoys cordial and brotherly relations with both countries, which are characterized by strong bonds of affinity, mutual respect and solidarity, and draw strength from shared historical, cultural and Islamic values.
Pakistan is deeply concerned at the recent escalation of tensions between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Islamic Republic of Iran. The Prime Minister has called for resolution of differences through peaceful means, in the larger interest of Muslim unity, particularly during these challenging times. Pakistan has consistently advocated the policy of promoting brotherhood among member states of OIC.
For more information, contact:
Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Ch
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan