Qureshi: Mutual interests to drive Pak-US ties forward

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Responding to cut in military aid by Trump administration, Pakistan’s foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday vowed to ‘restore relations with United States by remaining within sphere of respect’. He was addressing a press conference in Islamabad. “Pakistan has rendered unrivalled sacrifices in WoT. We will hear stance of US and put forward ours. We will strengthen bilateral ties under context of mutual interests.”, Qureshi added. Shah apprised US was not giving any aid rather reimbursing Pakistan’s expenditures incurred in WoT under Coalition Support Fund. He stated stalemate persisted in Pak-US ties during tenure of Nawaz-led Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz’s government.