Pakistan foreign minister

Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari writes to UN rights chief on situation in Kashmir

"It apprises High Commissioner, in particular, of Indian government's ongoing attempts to persecute and repress Kashmiris and their leadership and to implicate them in fictitious & motivated cases."

published on : 25th May 2022

PPP chief Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari to take oath as Pakistan foreign minister by Monday

The Bhutto-Zardari family's 33-year-old scion who is the front-runner for the coveted post of the foreign minister did not take the oath on Tuesday.

published on : 24th April 2022

Afghanistan's Taliban regime not to allow any fencing along Durand Line by Pakistan

Successive regimes in Afghanistan, including the US-backed governments in the past, have disputed this demarcation, which has historically remained a contentious issue between the two neighbours.

published on : 6th January 2022

Ready to host SAARC Summit, India can join virtually: Pakistan Foreign Minister

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi accused India of making SAARC dysfunctional through its 'stubbornness' by refusing to come to Islamabad for the Summit meeting.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Hopeful of reaching consensus on addressing humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan: Pak FM

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC) Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) session is scheduled to be held on Sunday to discuss the situation in Afghanistan.

published on : 18th December 2021

Pakistan Foreign Minister writes to top UN officials highlighting Kashmir issue

In his letter, Qureshi affirmed that Pakistan was prepared to engage constructively, but emphasised that the onus is on India to create an enabling environment for result-oriented engagement.

published on : 7th December 2021

Stability in Afghanistan vital in regional connectivity among SCO members: Pakistan Foreign Minister

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation seen as a counterweight to NATO, is a nine-member economic and security bloc and has emerged as one of the largest transregional international organisations.

published on : 25th November 2021

Taliban in Afghanistan interested in having communication with world: Pakistan FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi

The US froze over USD 9 billion of assets of the Afghan central bank after the Taliban insurgents seized power in the war-torn country.

published on : 11th November 2021

Afghanistan's 'new reality' requires world to discard 'old lenses': Pakistan Foreign Minister Qureshi

Qureshi said that at the centre of the endeavours must remain the well-being of the Afghan people, who have suffered enormously due to conflict for over 40 years.

published on : 8th September 2021

Pak FM Qureshi says global community must not abandon Afghan; warns of serious consequences

'The international community must remain engaged. Humanitarian assistance must flow. Do not let the economic collapse in Afghanistan take place,' Shah Mahmood Qureshi said.

published on : 31st August 2021

Pakistan FM urges Taliban, Afghan leaders to work for inclusive political settlement to ensure sustainable peace

Talking to his Saudi counterpart Faisal bin Farhan on telephone, Qureshi also urged the international community to play its role for reconstruction and development of Afghanistan.

published on : 23rd August 2021