Pakistan shows serious concerns about arms race in region

Foreign Officer Spokesman says PM to visit Qatar, Bilawal to start European tour next week

By: News Desk
Published: 05:51 PM, 19 Aug, 2022
Pakistan shows serious concerns about arms race in region
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Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesperson Asim Iftikhar on Friday said that Pakistan has serious concerns about the arms race and arms imbalance in the region.

According to the 24News HD TV channel, the spokesperson of the Foreign Office while giving a weekly media briefing in the ministry said 70 per cent of India's weapons installations are against Pakistan.

The FO spokesperson said that a Kashmiri named Muhammad Ali Hussain was taken away from the custody of the Indian police in the illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir of India and killed.

This is the second extra-judicial killing after Zia Mustafa of Rawalakot while Pakistan rejects the Indian attempt to fake pre-election rigging in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the spokesperson added.

Asim Iftikhar told the media that Prime Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif will visit Qatar and Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will visit four European countries from next week.

On a query about Afghanistan, the spokesperson informed the media that Pakistan is playing a role in unfreezing the assets of the neighbouring country. He further stated that Afghans will welcome any move to unfreeze assets.