Bahrain supports PM Imran’s call for global debt relief initiative


Pakistan and Bahrain have agreed to continue consultations and deliberations on all key regional issues, including global pandemic of Coronavirus.

An understanding to this effect came during a telephonic conversation between Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and his Bahraini counterpart Dr. Abdul Latif Bin Rashid Al-Zayani today.

The two leaders discussed matters pertaining to regional and international situation, and joint strategy to cope with the situation arising out of Coronavirus.

Shah Mahmood Qureshi lauded the timely and effective measures taken by the Bahraini government to cope with Coronavirus situation. 

He expressed gratitude to the Bahrain government for extending cooperation in releasing and repatriating stranded Pakistani prisoners following Covid-19 outbreak.

The Foreign Minister also briefed his counterpart about relief measures taken by the government of Pakistan in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

The Bahraini Foreign Minister expressed support to Prime Minister Imran Khan’s call for a global initiative for debt relief to developing countries. 

He also lauded exemplary efforts made by Pakistani community in progress, development and prosperity of Bahrain.