Islamabad appreciates Iran’s stance against anti-Pakistan US strategy

Islamabad, Aug 25, IRNA – The spokesperson of Pakistan government appreciated Iran for taking timely position and slamming the US President Trump's comments against Pakistan in his new strategy on South Asia.

Marriyum Aurangzeb made the remarks while talking to reporters during her visit to Iran-Pakistan Persian language study center in Islamabad.

Earlier Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi had rebuked US new strategy against Pakistan, saying that the US should stop the policy of interfering in regional countries’ affairs and making decisions for them.

Marriyum Aurangzeb expressing her views also emphasized strengthening Iran-Pakistan bilateral ties in all fields.

The minister said Pakistan was keen to encourage cultural exchanges and people-to-people contacts to enhance and deepen the religious and cultural bonds which already exists between the two neighboring countries.

Aurangzeb said Pakistan highly values its relations with Iran which will further enhance in future.