ISLAMABAD: International Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday mentioned he is not going to attend a gathering of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) scheduled for subsequent month if Indian Exterior Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj participates in it.
The Indian minister has been invited as a “visitor of honour” on the inaugural session of the overseas ministers’ conclave in Abu Dhabi subsequent month.
Talking to Geo Pakistan, Qureshi mentioned, “I’ve no reservations with OIC or every other Islamic nation. My reservations are with Indian International Minister Sushma Swaraj’s attendance on the OIC assembly.”
“If Swaraj attends the assembly then I cannot take part in it,” the overseas minister asserted.
Qureshi shared that UN Secretary-Normal Antonio Guterres and Turkish International Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu telephoned him.
“The Turkish overseas minister telephoned me himself and sought to be briefed on the present scenario.”
“Cavusoglu clarified that Turkey is totally standing behind Pakistani individuals and authorities,” he added. “The Turkish overseas minister mentioned the prayers and cooperation of Turks are with their Pakistani brothers and sisters.”
“We imagine India has dedicated aggression towards a brother Islamic nation and attacked a founding member of the OIC,” Qureshi quoted Cavusoglu as saying.
“The Turkish overseas minister mentioned there isn’t a cause for Indian International Minister Sushma Swaraj to attend the assembly of the Group of Islamic International locations (OIC) and Turkey will totally oppose her invitation and alternative to deal with,” he added.
Additional, Qureshi mentioned he wrote a second letter to UN Secretary-Normal Antonio Guterres final evening.
Final evening whereas talking on Geo Information present Aaj Shahzaib Khanzada Kay Sath, the overseas minister mentioned, “I’ve spoken to the United Arab Emirates overseas minister and have expressed my reservations over her invitation. I’ve made myself clear that India has proven aggression.”
“Below the present circumstances, it is not going to be potential for me to attend OIC assembly the place Swaraj is current,” he mentioned.
Qureshi additional mentioned he spoke on name to United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and apprised his US counterpart over the blatant Line of Management (LoC) violation by the Indian safety forces, and the stance of Pakistani authorities, parliament and much’ response over the regarding improvement.
Leaders from opposition events demanded that Pakistan boycott the OIC assembly. The demand of the opposition events got here following Indian plane violating Pakistani airspace throughout the LoC and being repelled as a result of well timed response of Pakistan Air Drive.
“Indian plane intrusion throughout LoC in Muzafarabad Sector inside AJK was 3-Four miles. Below pressured hasty withdrawal plane launched payload which had free fall in open space. No infrastructure acquired hit, no casualties. Technical particulars and different necessary info to comply with,” director basic of the Inter-Companies Public Relations wrote on Twitter.