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Pakistan, Afghanistan hold talks to improve cooperation

The first Review session of the Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity (APAPPS) was held in Islamabad on June 10, the Foreign Office said.

Need to review narrative about our country in India: Pakistan envoy

"We hope for re-engagement after the elections in India. Diplomacy and dialogue are indispensable," Sohail Mahmood, who has been appointed as Pakistan's next Foreign Secretary, said.


Pakistan high commissioner offers prayers at Ajmer Sharif

Mahmood presented the traditional chadar on behalf of the people and the Pakistan government, a statement by the Pakistan High Commission said.

Diplomat harassment row: Pakistan envoy Sohail Mahmood set to return to India

Over a week ago, Mahmood had been summoned to Islamabad amid escalating tensions between the two countries over harassment of diplomats and their families in New Delhi.

'Harassment' of diplomats: Pakistan summons envoy Sohail Mahmood to Islamabad for consultations

Sohail Mahmood had on Wednesday said that “current approach and methods” only go against the diplomatic efforts to make progress, and a “rethink” is needed in the current circumstances.

Pak's High Commissioner-designate Sohail Mahmood arrives in Delhi, to meet president Kovind

Mahmood is a career diplomat, who joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1985. His first posting abroad was in Pakistan Embassy Ankara where he served as the Second Secretary from 1991-1994.


Sohail Mahmood to replace Abdul Basit as Pakistan's envoy to India: Report

A Pakistan government source had in February said, “Mahmood is a senior diplomat who has handled high-pressure responsibilities, and can do this job well.”