His Excellency Ambassador RodolfoMartensSarawiaand Madam Sarawia,distinguished ambassadors, honorable members of the
Diplomatic corps, ladies and gentlemen, I am pleased to be here today with representatives of the Governments and International organizations from all over world. I thank you for this opportunity to bid farewell to a dear friend and wellwisher of Pakistan, the Honorable Ambassador of Argentina his Excellency Rodelfo J Martin Serawia. Ambassador Rodolfo has been with us since 2004. For the past 12 years, he has diligently and successfully worked towards strengthening relations between Pakistan and Argentina. I am highly pleased that politically as well as economically, relations between two countries have seen visible enhancement during his tenure. I am equaly delighted at the brotherly bonds, that he had established between the two countries. Ambassaddor Rodelfo has made many friends and influenced many lives across
Pakistan. He has celeberated our joys and shared our sorrows. We are grateful for his efforts to promote and project enormous potential of Pakistan. Apart from his duties as an envoy, Ambassador Rodalfo has served as an extraordinary dean of diplomatic corps. In view of Ambassador Rodolfo’s untiring efforts at promoting Pakistan Argentine relations, the Government of Pakistan was pleased to bestow upon him, one of his highest civilian award Hilal –eR08; Pakistan in March 2014. Ladies and gentleman the diplomatic corps in any Country is of extreme importance as you face the challenge of ensuring cordial and coR08;operative relationship with the host Country. I would like to take this opportunity to extend my gratitude and felicitations to all of you, for consistently and tirelessly promoting relationships between our states.As representatives of your countries, each one of you has endeavored to make a difference, which extends beyond manageing current relations. I value commitment and efforts to further strengthen and
expand our mutual ties. Here I would be remacifyif did not mention, the important role that a diplomatic spouse plays in enhancing relations between countries. They play an indispensable part in the success of diplomatic mission and do so while countinuing to make huge person and carrer sacrifices. The momadic life styles of diplomats places huge on their families. My wife and I would like to , therefore recognize the meritorious role of whole diplomatics and specially Mrs. Martin Sarawia, who has been no less ambassador of argintna and friend of Pakistan then a husband. Ladies and Gentlemen, my government has, specially the ministry of foreign affairs is committed to ensuring the ourdoors and open to you and the our colleague and that you face no hurdles in the executing of duties. I whish you a productive and confortable tenure here in Pakistan and hope that during your stay here you will be able to forge stronger bonds of meaningfull coR08;operation and enduring relationships. In conclusion, I would like to wish ambassador and Mrs. Rodolfo Martin sarawia, the very best and in all their futureR08; and hope that they will continue to consider Pakistan as their second home. I would also like to thank the honourable members of the diplomatic corps for inviting me here today. Please accept my sincere wishes for yourselves and your families and convey my regard and best wishes to heads of states and heads of governments whome you are representing in Pakistan with such distinction. Thank you.