Pakistan believes in peaceful co-existence with all neighbours: Khurram Dastgir


RAWALPINDI: Federal Minister for Defence Khurram Dastgir Khan has said that Pakistan believes in the policy of peaceful co-existence with all its neighbours and strongly condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations.

The defence minister, who is on a three-day visit to Poland, stated this during his interaction with Polish defence minister and other dignitaries.

On the occasion, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on defence cooperation was signed between the two sides. The MoU will help augment defence ties between the two sides.

Khurram Dastgir further pointed out that intelligence and information sharing by Pakistan has resulted in the aversion of a number of terrorist incidents across the world and Pakistan has provided multifaceted support to the international community in the war on terror.

The defence minister further highlighted that Pakistan is committed to creating peace and stability in the region with particular focus on its relations with Afghanistan and the entire region. He also shared his concerns regarding the role of India in Afghanistan and frequent ceasefire violations of Indian forces at Line of Control (LoC), targeting the civilians.

During his visit, Khurram Dastgir visited Polish defence industries and expressed keen interest in their technological expertise.