Cuban ambassador conveys well wishes to Pakistan


ISLAMABAD, Mar 25 (APP):The Cuban Ambassador to Pakistan Gabriel Tiel Capote Tuesday paid a courtesy call to the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and conveyed the well wishes of the Cuban leadership to the government and people of Pakistan.

He also briefed the foreign minister about the recent developments in Havana including the approval of the new constitution, said a news release issued here.

Welcoming the Cuban ambassador, the foreign minister reciprocated the well wishes for the government and people of Cuba.

Qureshi recalled the historically warm relations between the two countries and expressed appreciation for the Cuban medical assistance in wake of the 2005 earthquake in Pakistan.

He reiterated the invitation extended to his Cuban counterpart for visit to Pakistan to further strengthen the bilateral ties.

The foreign minister also shared Pakistan’s perspective on the regional situation following the Pulwama incident.

He expressed Pakistan’s resolve and commitment to promote peace and stability in the region.