Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood co-chaired the 5th Round of Bilateral Political Consultations between Pakistan and Tajikistan with First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan Khusrav Noziri in virtual mode today (Tuesday).
The two sides reviewed the entire spectrum of bilateral relations in political, security, economic and trade, science and technology, education, culture and connectivity as well as cooperation at international and regional fora.
Recognizing the significance of Tajikistan as a gateway to Central Asia, the Foreign Secretary expressed satisfaction at the growing pace of mutual cooperation over the past three decades.
He emphasized the importance of augmenting multi-dimensional bilateral cooperation within the framework of a strategic partnership for mutual peace, progress and prosperity.
Expressing deep concern on the rising challenge of COVID-19 amid third wave, the Foreign Secretary stressed international…