Relations with Egypt based on Islamic brotherhood: PM

Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani on Tuesday said the people of Pakistan greatly value their deep-rooted and long-standing friendly relations with Egypt which are based on Islamic brotherhood and commonality of interests. The Prime Minister was talking to the Chief Justice of Egypt Justice Mohamed Hossam Elddin El Gheriany who called on him along Deputy Chief Justice Ali Mohamed Mohamed Ali at the Prime Minister House here. The Prime Minister welcomed the distinguished guests to their ‘second home’ and said the Egypt was home to one of the ‘richest ancient civilizations’ of the world. He mentioned that Jamia Al-Azhar has greatly benefitted the scholars of Muslim countries as a centre of excellence in all disciplines especially in the Islamic teachings and research.

Source: APP