Chairman Senate Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has said that Indo-Israeli nexus poses continuous threat to regional and global peace as this connection is involved in promoting state sponsored terrorism in occupied Kashmir and Palestine. The Chairman Senate expressed these views in a meeting four member delegation of Al Quds Parliament currently visiting Pakistan. The delegation is led by Hamid Abdullah Hussein Al-Ahmar, President of Al-Quds Parliament. Chairman Senate said that the Parliament, Government and people of Pakistan have always expressed their unequivocal support for the people of Palestine. He said that the people of Palestine and occupied Kashmir are struggling for their rights and the international community needs to use its influence to ensure safety and protection of the civilian population besides joining hands for lasting peace in the region.
Chairman Senate said that Pakistan favours resolution of all outstanding Arab-Israeli disputes. He further observed that Pakistan supports establishment of a viable, independent and contiguous state of Palestine on the basis of internationally agreed parameters, the pre-1967 borders and with Al-Quds Al-Sharif as its capital.
The Chairman Senate emphasized the need for enhanced institutional linkages between Al-Quds parliament and Senate of Pakistan. He said that a robust approach is required to highlight the plight of people of Palestine and occupied Kashmir more effectively at global level.
Leader of the delegation thanked the Chairman Senate for his remarks about Palestine issue. He agreed with the view of Chairman Senate for enhanced linkages to further deepen bilateral cooperation. He said that Muslims in Palestine, occupied Kashmir and Rohingya are facing many challenges and the Muslim world needs to make joint efforts for peace and stability of those regions. He also thanked the Parliament, Government and people of Pakistan for continued support to the Palestinian cause.
Chairman Senate expressed well wishes to the Government and people of Pakistan and assured support to better highlight Palestine issue globally. Chairman Senate was also accompanied by Senator Anwar ul Haq Kakar and Secretary Senate Muhammad Anwar during the meeting.