Ambassador of Korea calls on Tariq Fatemi

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ISLAMABAD, Sept 2 (APP): Newly appointed Ambassador of
the Republic of Korea, Suh Dong gu paid his first courtesy
call on Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on
Foreign Affairs, Syed Tariq Fatemi.

The Special Assistant felicitated Ambassador Suh Dong gu
on his appointment as Ambassador to Pakistan.
He expressed confidence that during his assignment as
the high representative of an important and friendly country,
he would promote the existing level of bilateral relations
between the two countries in all fields, especially trade,
investment, energy, health and education.

The SAPM welcomed investment by Korean companies in
various sectors of Pakistan’s economy, especially in hydel
projects. He also noted the increase in Korean development
assistance.

Besides bilateral relations, the regional situation was
also discussed.

The Special Assistant highlighted the serious situation
in Indian Occupied Kashmir and the atrocities being committed by Indian security forces on unarmed civilians, which needed to be strongly condemned by the international community.

The Special Assistant expressed his best wishes for the
Ambassador’s fruitful and mutually beneficial stay in
Pakistan.