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FM Qureshi discusses cooperation, prisoners’ exchange with British counterpart

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday held a telephonic conversation with his British counterpart Jeremy Hunt. According to Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, bilateral and regional issues of mutual interest came under discussion. Besides, they also discussed cooperation in mutual legal assistance, prisoners’ exchange between the two countries and regional security. In a Twitter statement, Dr Muhammad Faisal said, “FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with…

UK congratulates Pakistan on successful polls

LONDON: British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said the recently held general elections in Pakistan are an important moment for democracy.  In a statement in London, he extended his deepest condolences to the victims of a recent attack and said the people of Pakistan have shown they would not be cowed by the terrorists who seek to disrupt the democratic process. The British foreign secretary said the UK government is looking forward to continuing its work with the new federal and provincial governments. He…