ISLAMABAD: Iranian, Turkish and Chinese Foreign Ministers (FMs) met to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on sidelines of Heart of Asia Conference here on Wednesday.
Talking to Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zareef, the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that Iran and Pakistan have historical bonds which will become stronger in the future.
Iranian Foreign Minister lauded Pakistan for hosting Heart of Asia Conference to ensure peace and stability in the region. He said Iran is determined to work with Afghanistan and Pakistan to eliminate extremism and terrorism from the region.
Javad Zareef said we hope that all obstacles in the way of economic cooperation between the two countries will be removed after lifting of sanctions. He said President Rohani will soon visit Pakistan.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the Heart of Asia Conference here on Wednesday.
The Prime Minister said Turkey is a time-tested friend of Pakistan ad relations between the two countries will be strengthened with the passage of time. Turkish Foreign Minister said his country supported Pakistan’s efforts for reconciliation process in Afghanistan and peace in the region.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi also called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif here on Wednesday. The Prime Minister said Chinese leadership played a key role in laying the foundations of CPEC. He said we are thankful to China for supporting Pakistan in our energy and infrastructure sector.
On the occasion Chinese Foreign Minister said Pakistan and China have shared future. He said CPEC is the largest comprehensive project with any foreign country.