Palestinian President telephones Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

June 29, 2017

President of Palestine Mr. Mahmood Abbas telephoned Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif today.

 

The Palestinian President expressed grief over the heavy loss of precious lives and  injuries in the Oil Tanker Fire incident that occurred in Bahawalpur.

 

 During the telephonic conversation, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif said that the Bahawalpur incident was a very tragic accident that had occurred on the  eve of Eid-ul-Fitr and the entire nation was struck with grief. He apprised that the government has taken all possible measures to help the victims. The Prime Minister thanked the Palestinian President for his concern and empathy.

 

Both leaders exchanged Eid greetings and the Prime Minister also expressed good wishes on behalf of the government and people of Pakistan for the government and people of Palestine.

 

The Prime Minister said that Pakistan has always supported the just cause of Palestine's freedom and will continue to provide moral and diplomatic support to the brotherly people of Palestine in their struggle.