PM Imran Khan apologised to the Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad

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PM Imran Khan apologised to the Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad

ISLAMABAD - PM Imran Khan apologised to the Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad for missing the Kuala Lumpur Summit.

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said he regrets not attending the Kuala Lumpur summit held in Malaysia last December and he felt extremely sorry for that.

Addressing a joint presser alongside Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday, the prime minister said, “

“Some of our close friends felt that the conference [Kaula Lampur Summit] would divide the Ummah, which was not the purpose of the conference. I feel that that it is the duty of the Muslim countries to educate the western countries and other nations about Islam.”

“We are working on media projects to dispel the notions about Islam,” the prime minister said. “We will develop content for young people about the message of Islam.”

Moreover, PM Imran said Pakistan will try its best to compensate for the loss suffered by Malaysia after New Delhi imposed sanctions on palm oil trade with Kuala Lampur.

India, Malaysia’s biggest palm oil customer, has imposed a ban on imports due to Mahathir’s strong criticism of Narendra Modi’s actions in occupied Kashmir and controversial citizenship law.

PM Imran also thanked his Malaysian counterpart for raising his voice on the issue of Indian occupied Kashmir which has been under lockdown for the last six months.