ISLAMABAD, June 6 (APP): Outgoing Ambassador of Romania to Pakistan, Emilian Ion paid a farewell call on Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs (SAPM) Syed Tariq Fatemi here at the Foreign Office on Monday.

Mr. Ion served as Romanian Ambassador to Pakistan for over seven years from January, 2009 onwards, a press release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here said.

The SAPM expressed satisfaction over the friendly, cordial and
cooperative relations between Pakistan and Romania, ever since the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations.

He appreciated the outstanding contribution made by the Ambassador in furthering the bilateral ties between Pakistan and Romania in diverse areas.

The SAPM also expressed his best wishes to the outgoing Ambassador in his future assignments.

Ambassador Ion conveyed his sincere gratitude for the support and
cooperation extended by the Government and people of Pakistan in making his stay in Pakistan productive and fruitful.

He also conveyed his optimism for greater progress and prosperity of
the state of Pakistan, as well as the well-being of the people of Pakistan.