Prime Minister calls for immediate measures for de escalation in ME & Gulf.
He said, while talking to Oman’s Minister for Endowment and Religious Affairs Sheikh Abdullah bin Muhammad bin Abdullah Assalami today.
Prime Minister Imran Khan called for immediate measures for de-escalation in the Middle East and Gulf region.
During meeting in Islamabad, he expressed deep concern over the evolving situation in the region.
Prime Minister calls for immediate measures
He further underlined the imperative of avoiding any further escalation.
The Prime Minister stressed that war is in nobody’s interest.
He recalled that Pakistan has suffered greatly due to earlier regional conflicts.
Hence, PM Khan made it clear that Pakistan would not be part of any conflict in the region.
He also recalled his earlier efforts for facilitation of contacts between the United States and Iran.
Furthermore, he recollected similar efforts for Iran-Saudi peaceful resolution of differences and disputes.
He reiterated that Pakistan would always be a partner for peace. Besides, Pakistan would continue playing its role to defuse tensions, prevent a conflict, and preserve peace.
Meanwhile, he also highlighted the dire human rights and humanitarian situation arising from the inhuman lockdown in Occupied Kashmir.
He lamented the grave situation lasted for over five months . He noted the discriminatory policies of the BJP government against minorities, especially Muslims.
Imran Khan stressed that the international community has to take urgent steps to address this situation.
Noting the traditionally close fraternal ties between Pakistan and Oman, Imran Khan expressed the desire to further strengthen bilateral cooperation in all fields.
He extended cordial greetings and best wishes for ruler of Oman, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al-Said.