FM Qureshi meets Saudi counterpart on sidelines of OIC conference

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Niamey (Web Desk): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday met his Saudi counterpart Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud on the sidelines of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Council of Foreign Ministers conference.


According to statement, bothe the leaders discussed OIC’s importance as the vital platform for Muslim Ummah and its role in the advancement of the Kashmir cause. The two sides agreed on further deepening bilateral trade and economic cooperation including in the field of energy, read the statement.

“During the meeting, views were exchanged on bilateral relations, regional issues, cooperation at multilateral fora, and the Covid-19 situation,” read a statement issued here by the foreign office. It said FM Qureshi extended felicitations to the Saudi leadership on successful convening of the G-20 Summit.

FM Qureshi apprised his counterpart of the continuing grave situation in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) and thanked him for the Kingdom’s principled and steadfast support for the just cause of Kashmir.