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FM Meets Somali Counterpart : Discusses Bilateral Cooperation With Ahmad Esse Awad

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi met his Somali Counterpart Ahmad Esse Awad on the sidelines of OIC Council of Foreign Ministers' meeting in Niger.

Matters of bilateral interest and cooperation between Pakistan and Somalia were discussed in detail.

Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Pakistan and Somalia enjoy long lasting strong ties and Pakistan values ties with Somalia.

The Foreign Minister also Breifed the Somali counterpart on "engage Africa" Policy.

Speaking on the occasion Ahmed Esse Awad thanked Shah Mehmood Qureshi for Pakistan's assistance to Somalia.

He also informed that Somalia is now moving towards law and order.

Both sides agreed to boost bilateral cooperation between the two countries.