FO: (Iran assures for not allowing its soil against Pakistan: FO)

ISLAMABAD: Iran has assured it will not allow its soil to be used against Pakistan. This was stated by Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakariya, while addressing weekly media briefing here on Thursday.

He said the government is considering Indian request to allow consular access to RAW terrorist Kulbhushan Yadav, who was arrested in Balochistan recently.

The spokesman said that Pakistan will continue to raise Samjhota Express terrorist attack with India. To a question, he said India has not apprised Pakistan of progress in investigations into the train bombing. He said Pakistan will continue efforts to promote Afghan reconciliation process.