LONDON/ ISLAMABAD: British Prime Minister Theresa May telephoned Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday. Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif extended his warmest congratulations to the British Prime Minister on her historic.
The Prime Minister said that May’s appointment reflects the faith and the confidence that the people of the UK have reposed in your ability to steer the country at this historic time. The Prime Minister expressed his confidence that under her leadership and vision, Britain will become ever stronger and continue playing important role in world affairs.
May thanked the Prime Minister for his kind words and said that Pakistan is our dependable ally. May assured the Prime Minister that both the countries will work together in the post Brexit era and there will be no adverse effects on the bilateral relations after Great Britain exits the EU. Pakistan and the United Kingdom will work together as bilateral partners. Great Britain is committed to work with Pakistan in security related matters and strengthening democracy. She said that the United Kingdom strongly supports the democratic system of government.