Pakistan, Egypt agree to boost cooperation in diverse sectors

Islamabad, March 25, 2021 (PPI-OT): Pakistan and Egypt have agreed to work together on a number of proposals in the areas of education, culture, housing, transportation, communication and remote sensing. An understanding to this effect came during the 9th round of Pakistan-Egypt Annual Bilateral Consultations held in Cairo.

Both sides reviewed the entire gamut of bilateral relations and agreed to enhance cooperation between Gwadar and Suez Ports authorities. Special Secretary Middle East Dr. Khalid Hussain Memon of Pakistan and Assistant Foreign Minister for Asian Affairs Ambassador Tarek El-Wassimy of Egypt led their respective delegations.

The two sides also agreed to continue close cooperation in the multilateral organizations, in particular the United Nations and the OIC. The delegations also exchanged views on regional and international developments. The Special Secretary apprised his counterpart about the human rights situation in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and underscored the importance of peaceful resolution of the Jammu and Kashmir dispute in accordance with relevant UN Security Council resolutions.

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