Foreign Minister Khar speaks with the Chinese Foreign Minister

Islamabad: Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar spoke to Chinese Foreign Minister Mr. Yang Jiechi today to brief him on the NATO/ISAF attacks and the decisions taken by the Defense Committee of the Cabinet on Saturday, 26 November 2011. The Foreign Minister had a forty minute conversation in which she informed her Chinese counterpart of the extreme outrage in Pakistan on the unprovoked attacks.

Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi expressed deep shock and strong concern over the incident and extended condolences to the aggrieved families. Saying that Pakistan’s independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity must be respected, he called for a thorough and serious investigation into the matter.

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Syed Haider Ali Jafri
Personal Secretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan
Tel: +9251 921 0335 and 9056604