Pakistan, UK to continue to cooperate to ensure safety of citizens in both countries


ISLAMABAD, Apr 20 (APP): Faced with the common threat of terrorism, the UK and Pakistan will continue to cooperate to ensure the safety of citizens in both countries.
They will work to counter extremism and learn from each other in this area. Cooperation to limit organized crime and illegal migration will also continue, according to a joint statement issued Wednesday after the visit of Adviser to PM on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz to London on April 18-20 to take forward the UK-Pakistan Enhanced Strategic Dialogue (ESD).
The dialogue is a valuable mechanism for Pakistan and the UK to reaffirm their commitment to a strong partnership to increase prosperity, development and security in both countries.