Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Prime Minister’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said Pakistan and Saudi Arabia has reiterated the resolve to increase their cooperation in various sectors.

Talking to media in Islamabad on Thursday night, he said Saudi Foreign Minister’s visit to Pakistan is very fruitful as both the countries discussed regional situation and matters of mutual interest.

Sartaj Aziz said Pakistan has expressed concerns on the attack on Saudi Embassy in Tehran and growing tension between Saudi Arabia and Iran.

He said efforts would be made to reduce this tension and draw a political solution to the situation.

To a question, the advisor said role of every country in 34-nation alliance of the Muslim countries is voluntary and all the member states are free to define their role in the coalition like extending training in counter-insurgency.

Sartaj Aziz said Pakistan has always supported all alliances meant for fighting terrorism.