Overseas Minister Bilawal Bhutto, who’s at the moment attending the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Council of Overseas Ministers Assembly in Uzbekistan’s capital, on Saturday mentioned that the federal government was taking measures to enhance its ties with all of the counties, together with the USA.
Bilawal held six bilateral conferences with overseas ministers of Central Asian international locations on the sidelines of the convention which is being held in reference to preparations for the SCO Heads of State assembly scheduled to be held in September.
Bilawal held conferences along with his counterparts from Afghanistan, China, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan.
“There are not any plans of any conferences between Indian and Pakistani prime ministers in September,” Bilawal mentioned, including that each India and Pakistan are a part of the SCO and the 2 international locations are solely engaged within the context of the broad-based actions of the organisation.
The overseas minister mentioned: “India is our neighbouring nation. Whereas one can resolve on lots of issues, one can’t select its neighbours, subsequently, we should always get used to dwelling with them.”
Bilawal recalled that after 2019, constructive dialogue with India turned tough, whereas statements primarily based on Islamophobia by Indian officers are additional creating hurdles in dialogue.
Reacting to Imran Khan’s criticism that mentioned relations between Pakistan and the US weaken through the tenure of the coalition authorities, the overseas minister mentioned, “There isn’t any reality in Imran Khan’s claims.”
Khan tried to strengthen relations with Washington when he was in energy, he mentioned and requested what was their fault if he failed to spice up ties with the US.