ISLAMABAD:Pakistan and Kuwait have agreed to enhance cooperation in various fields including agriculture and food security.
The understanding came at a meeting between Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Dr Ahmad Nasser Al Mohammad al Sabah on the sidelines of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the OIC in Niamey, Niger.
The two Foreign Ministers agreed to enhance contacts at different levels to further strengthen bilateral cooperation. Shah Mahmood Qureshi said Pakistan and Kuwait enjoy close historical and fraternal relations. He underscored Pakistan’s desire to transform close political relations into a robust economic partnership.
Referring to the situation in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Shah Mahmood Qureshi thanked the government of Kuwait for its consistent support to Pakistan on the Jammu and Kashmir dispute. The Kuwait Foreign Minister highlighted his country’s steadfast position on Jammu and Kashmir dispute.