Pakistan stands with Palestine, PM Imran tells Mahmoud Abbas

05:50 PM | 13 May, 2021
Pakistan stands with Palestine, PM Imran tells Mahmoud Abbas

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan has reaffirmed Pakistan's steadfast support for the rights of Palestinian people and their legitimate struggle.

In a telephonic conversation with the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas today, the Prime Minister strongly condemned the attacks on innocent worshipers in Al-Aqsa Mosque and lethal air strikes by Israel in Gaza, resulting in the martyrdom of so many civilians, including children.

The Pakistani premier reassured President Mahmoud Abbas of Pakistan's efforts in mobilizing the international community against such flagrant violations of human rights and international law.

He re-affirmed Pakistani leadership's complete support during this time of crisis.

The Palestinian president welcomed Pakistan's support and appreciated Pakistani leadership's response and its statements condemning Israel's attacks in Gaza and Al-Aqsa Mosque.

The two leaders agreed to continue to closely engage on the ongoing situation.

OIC Group at UN adopts Pakistan' statement in ... 05:33 PM | 13 May, 2021

NEW YORK – The OIC Group at the United Nations has unanimously adopted a Pakistan-proposed statement that ...

The death toll from more than two days of Israeli strikes on Gaza has risen to 83, the health ministry controlled by Hamas said Thursday.

The dead included 17 children, while 487 people have been wounded, the ministry said.

China urges UNSC to act on Israel-Palestinian ... 03:37 PM | 13 May, 2021

BEIJING/GAZA CITY – China has expressed a "high degree of concern" over deadly clashes between Israelis and ...