Fatemi: (Britain MP reaffirms to continue working with Pakistan)

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister Syed Tariq Fatemi has reiterated Pakistan’s strong and unequivocal resolve to root out the menace of terrorism.

He was talking to Member of the British House of Commons Ms. Yasmin Qureshi here on Wednesday. Tariq Fatemi briefed her regarding the progress made by Pakistan towards further strengthening its democratic institutions, improving governance and human rights and achieving economic stability.

He also highlighted the marked improvement in the internal security situation of the country as a result of Government’s comprehensive counter-terrorism strategy.

Tariq Fatemi underscored that the Pakistan and UK enjoyed a special historical relationship. He said Ms. Qureshi’s presence in the British Parliament was a testimony to the achievements of the Pakistani expatriate community.

Ms. Yasmin expressed satisfaction at the overall trajectory of the Pakistan-UK relations. She reaffirmed her commitment to continue working with the Government and the Parliament of Pakistan, to further strengthen these ties.