ISLAMABAD - Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has emphasized need to resolve conflicts through diplomatic engagement and negotiation for regional peace and prosperity.
He was talking to a four member delegation comprising members of Iranian Shora-e-Islami and Chairman of Pakistan-Iran Friendship Group led by Dr. Ahmad Amirabadi Farahani in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The Speaker said developing peaceful and strong relations with its neighbors is an important pillar of the Pakistan's foreign policy.
He underlined that conflicts in the region not just impede the progress and development but also elevate people's miseries. He said that Iran is not just a neighbor, but Pakistan's strong ally in the region and a partner in progress.
Asad Qaiser said that Pakistan attaches immense importance to its relations with Iran and resolves to further solidify them.
He agreed that Pakistan and Iran could play an important role in peace and stability in the region. Dr. Ahmad Amirabadi Farahani suggested for establishing parliamentary group on either side for increasing mutual contacts.