June 15, 2024

Pakistan firmly helps two-state resolution to Palestine concern, President Alvi tells Imam-e-Kaaba 

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s President Dr. Arif Alvi, in his assembly with Imam-e-Kaaba Sheikh Saleh bin Humaid on Thursday, reiterated his nation’s agency assist for a simply and peaceable decision of the Palestine concern, primarily based on the two-state resolution. 

The assembly got here throughout a four-day go to of Sheikh Saleh, an adviser to the Kingdom’s Royal Courtroom, to Islamabad, which is aimed toward enhancing brotherly ties between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. 

The Imam-e-Kaaba is scheduled to steer Friday prayers at Islamabad’s iconic Faisal Mosque and meet high Pakistani officers through the go to. 

“Pakistan strongly helps a simply and peaceable resolution to the Palestinian concern primarily based on the two-state resolution,” Alvi was quoted as saying in a press release issued by his workplace. 

“The world ought to notice the struggling of the Palestinian individuals and play its function to cease Israeli atrocities in Gaza.” 

Pakistan, which doesn’t acknowledge the state of Israel, has traditionally supported an impartial Palestinian state primarily based on “internationally agreed parameters” and the pre-1967 borders, with Al-Quds Al-Sharif as its capital. 

The 2 figures held discussions on the Gaza scenario, Islamophobia and different challenges confronted by the Muslim world on the assembly, which was additionally attended by Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Pakistan, Nawaf bin Mentioned Al-Malki, in line with the assertion. 

The Pakistan president confused the necessity for unity and solidarity to take care of widespread challenges dealing with the Muslim world. He expressed his gratitude to Saudi Arabia for varied improvement tasks in Pakistan and serving to the South Asian nation in tough financial instances. 

Through the assembly, the assertion learn, the Imam-e-Kaaba emphasised the necessity for joint efforts to finish Israeli atrocities in Palestinian territories. 

“Joint efforts of the Muslim world, humanitarian and diplomatic help are wanted to cease the continuing atrocities in Palestine,” he was quoted saying. 

In a separate assertion, the Pakistani military additionally expressed its assist for the individuals of Palestine and the two-state resolution. It got here after a gathering of the military’s Formation Commanders Convention, presided over by Military Chief Normal Asim Munir.

“The discussion board expressed unequivocal diplomatic, ethical and political assist to the individuals of Palestine and reiterated Pakistan’s principled stance supporting the two-state resolution, primarily based on pre-1967 borders with Al-Quds Al-Sharif because the capital of Palestine.

Moreover, Pakistan’s Caretaker Non secular Affairs Minister Aneeq Ahmed additionally met with the Imam-e-Kaaba and mentioned with him unity among the many Muslim world and different essential affairs. 

“Pakistan is a crucial nation and the Muslim world seems towards it with hope,” the Pakistani spiritual affairs ministry quoted Sheikh Saleh as saying. 

Earlier within the day, the Imam-e-Kaaba mentioned the continuing bloodbath of harmless individuals in Gaza marked “one of many darkest durations in human historical past” and known as on world powers to intervene and halt crimes towards humanity in Palestine. 

He expressed these views whereas addressing the fourth worldwide convention on the safety of human life in Shariah and legislation, collectively organized by Worldwide Islamic College Islamabad and Worldwide Islamic Fiqh Academy Jeddah. 

“Allah has sworn to guard human life, and those that unjustly take a life face the promise of hell,” he mentioned.