RIYADH, Aug 14 (APP): A flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Embassy of Pakistan in Saudi Arabia here on the occasion of 70th Independence Day Anniversary of Pakistan. The Ambassador of Pakistan Manzoor –ul-Haq raised the national flag. The national anthem and flag hoisting were followed by reading out the messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan to the audience. The Ambassador also delivered a concluding speech at the end.
While addressing at the occasion the Ambassador said that operation Zarb-e-Azb is in successful phase and “we believe the operation would be successful and it will eliminate menace of terrorism form the country.
The ceremony was attended by the officers and officials of the Embassy, armed forces officers of Pakistan and community members.