Friday, December 9

Minister: (FM urges world to resolutely oppose divisive policies)

ISLAMABAD:Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi has urged international community to resolutely oppose divisive policies based on prejudice, discrimination and Islamophobia.

He was speaking in a joint session of virtual TRT World Forum titled “New Realities in Foreign Affairs and Interstate Relations after Covid-19.

The Foreign Minister stressed the need to build inter-faith and called for common resolve against xenophobia, intolerance and incitement to violence on the basis of religion or belief.

Underscoring the need for global response to fight COVID-19, the Foreign Minister highlighted Prime Minister Imran Khan’s call for “Global Initiative on Debt Relief” for developing countries to effectively deal with adverse economic impacts of the pandemic.