Pakistan wants dialogue with India but so far no positive response from New Delhi: Information Minister

PAKISTAN

Minister of Information, Chaudhary Fawad Hussain says Pakistan wants dialogue with India, but so far no positive response has been received from New Delhi. In an interview with BBC Urdu, the Minister said civil and military leadership is unanimous in initiating dialogue with India.

To a question regarding visit of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to Pakistan, Fawad Chaudhry said the talks with the US delegation were held in a pleasant environment.

On Afghan issue, the Minister said Prime Minister thinks war is no solution to Afghan issue, and only political settlement is needed to resolve this decades-long conflict.