Pakistan Senate Committee passes resolution against US

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Pakistan Senate Committee passes resolution against US

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Senate Committee passes resolution against United States over the statement against CPEC Project.

The Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs has rejected the intervention of the United States (US) government into matters related to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project.

A resolution tabled in the meeting of the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs against the US intervention into CPEC affairs which was approved by the members.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi briefed the committee members over Pakistan’s reconciliatory role between Iran and Saudi Arabia. He has also apprised the latest situation of the Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir, as well as the development of Kartarpur Corridor.

The committee urged the federal government to give a clear message to the world that the country will following anyone’s instructions except its national interests.

Chairman Mushahid Hussain Sayed said that the nation is united over its stance for Kashmir issue.

Qureshi told Senate body that the federal government is formulating a strategy to summon an international conference over Kashmir and a high-level delegation will also be sent to foreign countries to highlight the humanitarian crisis.

The members of the committee also reviewed the public complaints of misconduct in Barcelona’s consul general. The committee directed to open a thorough investigation over the complaints and asked authorities to submit its report till December 15.

Moreover, the issue of nationals imprisoned into jails in foreign countries also came into discussion during the committee’s meeting.

On November 23, the Planning Ministry had rejected a US diplomat’s statement link on China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).