Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister, Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah, met with Pakistan’s Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, at the Pakistani Foreign Ministry’s headquarters in Islamabad on Tuesday.
A session of official talks was held at the meeting, during which the two sides emphasized the need of expanding and enhancing bilateral cooperation prospects, coordination, and strengthening in many domains. They also talked about the most pressing issues on the regional and international levels in a way that supports and strengthens security and stability.
The meeting also discussed the positive outcomes of Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent visit to the Kingdom and his meeting with Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Defense Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, including the formation of the Saudi-Pakistani Coordination Council, which will help the two countries achieve their common goals of further development, cooperation and prosperity.
The two sides discussed the necessity for the Islamic world to unite in combating extremism and violence, as well as the need to reject sectarianism. They emphasized the significance of maintaining unified efforts to combat the phenomena of terrorism, which is unrelated to any religion, race, or colour, and to face all of its forms and images, regardless of their source.