President: (Pakistan wants to promote friendly ties with US: President)

ISLAMABAD: New American Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale presented his credentials to President Mamnoon Hussain here on Thursday.

Talking to him, the President said that Pakistan is desirous of further promoting friendly and cordial relations with the USA.

Referring about Pakistan’s efforts against terrorism, the President said that Pakistan has rendered immense sacrifices in war against terrorism and is cooperating with the international community to end this menace and to have peace in the region.

He said Operation Zarb-e-Azb is progressing successfully emphasizing that the operation would continue till elimination of the last terrorist. He hoped that he would work for further cementing the existing ties between the two countries.