Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Dr. Maleeha Lodhi has said that Pakistan has turned the corner on the economic and security challenges.
She was addressing a gathering of Pakistani community in New York.
Maleeha Lodhi said Pakistan has emerged from all its problems as a stronger and even more confident nation.
She said while celebrating the 70th Independence Day this year we should remember and celebrate our accomplishments.
She said that Pakistan enjoys enormous respect in the 193-member organization and it has earned this by the active role it has played in the world body.
She said today Pakistan is among the world's top three troop contributing countries to UN peacekeeping.