Expressing gratitude of the people and Government of Pakistan, Mr. Moin ul Haque, Deputy Head of
Mission said the affection and care of the Turkish people for has no match around the world. “Our confidence grows when we see such display of solidarity and support of our Turkish brethren,” said Mr. Haque. Pakistan
He lauded the spirit and zeal of the students and teachers who organized the event.
“I convey the profound gratitude of the government and people of
Pakistan over the very generous and substantial funds raised for Pakistan’s flood affectees,” said Pakistan’s Ambassador to H.E. Mr. Tariq Azizuddin. Turkey
“While the funds and relief assistance provided by our Turkish brethren and other nations are being utilized in a most judicious and transparent manner, millions of the flood victims still needs food and shelter and the winter is approaching fast,” the Ambassador added.
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Reform should be comprehensive, democratic and representative – FM Qureshi
This decision has grave ramifications for the direction and prospects of the system of multilateral cooperation as envisaged by the founding fathers of UN Charter. It also has implications for peace and security and stability in Asia, particularly
It is incomprehensible that the
US has sought to support , whose credentials with respect to observing UN Charter principles and international law are at best checkered. This is most explicitly illustrated by India India’s disregard of Security Council Resolutions on and gross and systematic violations of the fundamental human rights of the Kashmiri people. Jammu and Kashmir
Any reform of the Council that contradicts the very fundamental principles of the UN Charter including the principle of sovereign equality; of equal rights and self-determination; and the principle of collective security would gravely undermine the system of international relations based on the UN Charter principles.
Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said, “ desires a comprehensive, democratic and representative expansion of the Security Council.” Pakistan
Karadeniz Powership Kaya Bey on the way to
Karadeniz Energy Group launched its third powership to
last week. The ship, called “Karadeniz Powership Kaya Bey,” is capable of producing 220MW energy and is renowned for being the biggest powership in the world. Aiming to meet the electricity demand of flood-stricken Pakistan , Kaya Bey is the third ship sent to the country. It also contains aid containers prepared for the flood victims. Pakistan
Source: Hurriyet Daily News & Economic Review, 9th November 2010
The Ambassador informed that efforts are being made by both Pakistan and Turkey to translate the excellent brotherly relations into good economic ties. In this direction, current annual volume of bilateral trade shall be enhanced from existing US$ 780 million to US$ 2 billion by the year 2012, he added.
“Improving communication links between the two countries are also being explored,” said Mr. Azizuddin. As the initiative of the President of Pakistan, improving rail link between Pakistan and Turkey through Iran is also pursued. He informed that a truck caravan of Economic Cooperation Organization member countries recently completed its journey from Islamabad to Istanbul that highlights the viability of road transport in the region.