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Pakistan conveys concern to Iran over the remarks of Iranian official

(2017-05-09) The Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan was called to the Foreign Office today for conveying Pakistan's concerns over the reported remarks of the Iranian Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces regarding cross border actions.

It was conveyed to the Iranian Ambassador that such remarks were against the spirit of brotherly relations existing between the two countries. Recently, the frequency of high level exchanges from both the sides has strengthened the bilateral cooperation and during the visit of the Iranian Foreign Minister to Islamabad on 3rd May 2017, the two sides agreed to enhance cooperation on the border issues. The Iranian side was urged to avoid issuance of such statements that could vitiate the environment of fraternal relations.


Islamabad
9 May 2017