Pakistan to follow US strategy for Afghanistan: FM Qureshi

Express May 24, 2010


Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that Islamabad intends to pursue the Obama administration’s strategy because it wants to see a stable and peaceful Afghanistan.

He was speaking to the media after his meeting with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak in Cairo.

The foreign minister also said that he had spoken to the Egyptian president about his plans to continue Indo-Pak talks.

Qureshi stressed that he had shared Pakistan's interest for a stable relationship with India.

Qureshi's meeting with Mubarak came at a time when the Egyptian President has held a series of meetings with African and European dignitaries.