Calls PDM an untimely, unnatural and non-ideological alliance.
Pak Saudi Ties
Pak Saudi Ties
Saudi ambassador discusses different bilateral issues with Murad Saeed.
FM Qureshi reaffirms commitment to further enhance strategic relationship.
“We consider Saudi Arabia as a confident and a trust-worthy friend,” says defence minister.
Says country's economic future is linked with China but that doesn't mean ties with US are being reset.
During his meeting with the ambassador, foreign minister criticises Houthis’ attacks on the kingdom, says FO.
Foreign minister regrets India's imposition of ban on taking out Muharram processions in occupied Kashmir.
Says ties between Islamabad and Riyadh are long-standing, people-centric.
Foreign minister says both sides understand Xi's visit will be of “extraordinary nature”, dates to be decided in coming meetings.
FO spokesperson Zahid Chaudhri says Islamabad committed to sovereignty and territorial integrity of Saudi Arabia.
“Our relations are very good. We are constantly in touch,” says premier.
Saudi statement says talks were also held on enhancing cooperation for security and stability in the region.
“Military to military ties including training exchanges were focus of the meetings,” says ISPR.
Visit comes amid strained ties between the two countries over policy towards occupied Kashmir.
Rashid says PML-N, PPP want to get an ‘NRO’ by using JUI-F chief.
Saudi ambassador’s meetings are being seen as part of an effort to mobilise support for his country.
PML-Q leaders question FO’s diplomacy for ignoring the nature of the country’s relations with Saudi Arabia.
Maj Gen Iftikhar says India's defence spending and budget compared to Pakistan's is affecting the region's conventional balance.
"The cavalier attitude by this government is undermining Pakistan's core relations with friendly countries!"
Outgoing spokesperson Aisha Farooqui says foreign minister's statement was not against diplomatic norms.
Foreign minister speaks to Saudi counterpart, prays for King Salman's early recovery.
Pakistan reaffirms support for the kingdom against any threat to its security and territorial integrity.
PM stresses importance of international community's role in promoting a peaceful solution of the Kashmir dispute.
Statement issued in response to mainly social media reports that Pakistani workers were detained and deported.
Move comes a day before OIC senior officials’ meeting in Jeddah.
"We are trying our best to make sure that ties between these two countries do not deteriorate," Imran Khan tells DW.
Editorial: News that Saudi Arabia intends to call an OIC moot exclusively on Kashmir deserves to be welcomed
This can be called the most positive outcome of Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan’s one-day visit to Islamabad.
Newly appointed Saudi foreign minister describes relations with Pakistan as ‘fraternal and strategic’.
Visit meant to thank Pakistan for pulling out of KL Summit, a diplomatic source tells Dawn.
He will hold a meeting with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and call on Prime Minister Imran Khan: FO.