Islamabad, September 20, 2015 (PPI-OT):As part of commemoration of 50th anniversary of 1965 war imposed on Pakistan, the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan organized a Seminar and a Photo Exhibition on 20th September 2015 at the premises of Embassy of Pakistan, Jakarta, says a press release received here today from Jakarta.
The guest speakers which included Dr. Zahir Khan, the Chairman, Kashmir Solidarity Forum, Indonesia, Dr. I. Gede Wahyu Wicaksana from Department of International Relations, University of Airlangga, Surabaya, and Dr. Gusman Wijaya of International Law highlighted various aspects of 1965’s war between India and Pakistan especially the support of Indonesian government under President Seokarno and the people of Indonesia.
The Ambassador of Pakistan, Mr. Mohammad Aqil Nadeem paid tributes to Pakistan Armed Forces and the people of Pakistan for defending the country in the war. He also thanked Indonesian people for standing by Pakistan and the moral, diplomatic and logistic support provided during and after the war. A large number of Pakistani and Indonesian nationals attended the event and took keen interest in the Photo Exhibition depicting various events of 1965 war and media coverage during September 1965 by the Indonesian newspapers.
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