Ambassador of Azerbaijan calls on Deputy Speaker NA


Islamabad: 7 October, ( APP): Deputy Speaker National Assembly Murtaza Javed Abbasi has said that Kashmir dispute was a flash point for global peace and dream of durable peace in the region cannot be fulfill without its resolution.
He urged upon the international community to take notice of atrocities and violations of human rights by the Indian Security Forces in Occupied Kashmir and play its due role for the resolution of this cure issue.
He expressed these views while talking to Ambassador of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ali Rebecca Alizadeh who called on him at Parliament House today.

While talking about the relations between Pakistan and Azerbaijan the Deputy Speaker said that Pakistan and Azerbaijan tied in bond of religion brotherhood, history and culture and both countries has similar perception on regional and global issues and stood with each other at regional and international forums.
He said that Pakistan give immense importance to its close relations with Azerbaijan and wanted to further strengthening existing relations through Parliamentary and economic cooperation.
Stressing upon the close cooperation between the Parliaments of both the countries he said that the Parliamentarians of both the countries could play a pivotal role for strengthening the bilateral relations.
He underlined the needs for people to people contacts and exchange of cultural delegations.  While inviting Azerbaijan’s investors to invest Pakistan he said the incumbent Government in Pakistan has introduce pro-investment policy in the country. He said that there were a immense opportunities for investors to invest in energy, industry and infrastructure sectors in Pakistan.
The Deputy Speaker said that Pakistan is a peace loving country and wanted to good relations with its neighbours.   He said that Pakistan abhor the terrorism and extremism in all its kind and manifestations and wanted to resolve all disputes through dialogue.
The Ambassador of Azerbaijan Mr. Ali Rebecca Alizadeh thanked the Deputy Speaker and said that Azerbaijan values high its relations with Pakistan and wanted to further expanding the existing relations.
He also expressed his gratitude to people and Government of Pakistan to support Azerbaijan at regional and international forum during Azerbaijan and Armenia conflict.
He said that Pakistan is an important country of Muslim world and Azerbaijan wanted to see a strong and prosper Pakistan.
APP/ Saima/VNS/ Islamabad