“In (these) 4 years the world has modified, the area has modified and Pakistan has modified and you need to interact with this new Pakistan,” Qureshi stated whereas addressing a press convention in Multan.
He stated that the Pakistan authorities was able to work with the brand new US authorities and hoped that the Biden administration can be guided by a “new method and new coverage tips.”
“I perceive that there’s a lot of similarity between the present pondering in the USA and our insurance policies,” he stated.
Qureshi stated that he in a letter addressed to the incoming Secretary of State Anthony Blinken tried to replace him concerning the optimistic trajectory of Pakistan’s insurance policies with the concept of extra talks on the problem of pursuits with him.
“We now have made a really large shift, from a geo-strategic place to a geo-economic place,” he stated, highlighting the main focus of the present authorities to repair the ailing financial system of the nation.
The assertion got here as Pakistan regarded ahead to construct on the advance in ties with Washington within the wake of peace settlement with the Taliban, which Islamabad claims it facilitated.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has already expressed his need to work with the brand new American administration to deepen bilateral ties.
“Stay up for working with @POTUS in constructing a stronger Pak-US partnership by way of commerce and financial engagement, countering local weather change, enhancing public well being, combating corruption and selling peace within the area and past,” Khan tweeted whereas congratulating the brand new US President.
Qureshi, whose authorities is accused of vote rigging by the opposition events, stated that India has additionally modified, alleging that “it’s no extra a democratic nation.”
The India-Pakistan ties nose-dived lately with no bilateral talks happening.
India has not been participating with Pakistan since an assault on the Air Power base at Pathankot in January of 2016 by a Pakistan-based terror group, sustaining that talks and terror can’t go collectively.