UAE stood by Pakistan in times of need: Qureshi

UAE Ambassador to Pakistan Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Salem Al Zaabi with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad.
UAE Ambassador to Pakistan Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Salem Al Zaabi with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad.

Islamabad - Pakistan always accorded paramount importance to its ties with the UAE, says FM Qureshi



By APP

Published: Sat 23 Jan 2021, 5:00 PM

Last updated: Sat 23 Jan 2021, 11:00 PM

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday termed the country’s relationship with the UAE as “special” and said the country’s leadership steadfastly stood by Pakistan in its times of need.

In a meeting with the UAE’s Ambassador Hamad Obaid Ibrahim Salem Al Zaabi in Islamabad, Qureshi said Pakistan always accorded paramount importance to its long-standing fraternal ties with the UAE.

Al Zaabi hailed the strong UAE-Pakistan ties and pledged to work towards further strengthening and diversifying them in all sectors for the benefit of the two countries and their peoples.

He acknowledged the positive contribution of Pakistani diaspora towards the progress and development of the UAE.

Al Zaabi reaffirmed the UAE’s desire to bolster bilateral ties with Pakistan on the basis of mutual respect, understanding, and common interests.


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