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Govt pursuing a pro-active foreign policy deeply: President
January 27, 2019

President Dr. Arif Alvi has said that the government is pursuing a pro-active foreign policy deeply embedded in the economic prosperity of the country.

In an interview with a private TV channel, he credited Prime Minister Imran Khan and his team for pursuing a pro-active foreign policy aimed at securing Pakistan's interests.

He said the Prime Minister responded to the India leadership in a very matured manner, while enhancing the country's prestige and also undertook visits to Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE and engaged with Afghan leadership to trace a solution to the Afghan issue.

Dr. Arif Alvi said the United States also realized importance of Pakistan due to our effective foreign policy.

Replying to a question, he said the incumbent PTI government is taking the country towards a dignified status among the comity of nations.

About China Pakistan Economic Corridor, the President said this mega project is ensuring progress and prosperity of Pakistan. He stressed the need to explore the country's mineral resources.