Saudi Arabia, UAE reaffirm strong support, solidarity with people of Pakistan: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD, Sep 4 (APP):Foreign Ministers of UAE and Saudi Arabia on Wednesday reaffirmed their strong support and solidarity with the people of Pakistan and with regard to the situation in IOJ&K, they took full cognizance of Pakistan’s perspective.

It was agreed to work closely in the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and other fora, a Foreign Office statement issued here said. 

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Adel Al Jubeir, Minister of State of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in their meeting with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the situation in Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJ&K) was the major focus.

The Foreign Minister apprised the two dignitaries in detail on Pakistan’s concerns over the deteriorating human rights and humanitarian situation in IOJ&K, that has been exacerbated by India’s illegal and unilateral action of 5 August 2019.