In meeting with German FM, PM Khan urges int'l community to take notice of rights violations in IoK

Posted In: News Date:Mar 12th, 2019

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday apprised German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on post-Pulwama regional situation, and urged the international community to take notice of the grave human rights violations in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK).

The Prime Minister welcomed Maas at his office in Islamabad, and told him that Pakistan attaches high importance to its relations with Germany, which are characterized by shared democratic values and multifaceted cooperation.

He praised the leadership of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, particularly her handling of the immigration crisis, according to a press release issued by the PM's office.

The Prime Minister briefed the German foreign minister on Pakistan's relations with Afghanistan and India as well as steps taken by his government towards de-escalation with latter.