Islamabad, July 11 (KMS): Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday held a telephone call with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and appreciated Tehran’s steadfast support to Pakistan on the issue of Kashmir.
During the conversation, the two leaders also exchanged Eid greetings and views on bilateral ties.
On his part, PM Shehbaz underscored the significance of historic ties between the two countries, which he said were “marked by geographic proximity, shared history, and mutual understanding.”
The premier also appreciated Iran’s steadfast support over the Jammu and Kashmir dispute, especially from the Supreme Leader of Iran.
In return, President Raisi thanked the Prime Minister for Eid’s felicitations and assured of Iranian cooperation in further deepening trade linkages, particularly the provision of electricity to the Makran Division.
Both the dignitaries also invited each other to visit one another’s countries.