Islamabad, October 13, 2014 (PPI-OT): US Senators Tim Kaine, Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and Angus King, Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at the PM’s House here today.
The Prime Minister appreciated US support on Bhasha and Dasu dams. He informed the US Senators that Pakistan has seen improvement in its economic indicators and asked for better market access for Pakistani products in the US. He said that enhancing mutual trade is Pakistan’s priority area in bilateral relationships.
Talking about Pakistan-India ties he said both the countries can only gain through dialogue. He expressed his disappointment on the cancellation of Foreign Secretary level talks.
The Prime Minister said UN resolutions must form the basis for any solution for Kashmir and people of Kashmir be made part of it. He asked the UN to honour its own resolutions on this matter. He said the only acceptable solution of Kashmir will be the one which is endorsed by all parties including Pakistan, India and Kashmiris.
Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs Mr. Sartaj Aziz, Foreign Secretary and Secretary to PM, Mr. Javed Aslam also attended the meeting.
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