Office of the Spokesman
Ambassador Richard Hoagland, US Charge d’ Affaires was called to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today. A strong protest was lodged with him with regard to the tabling of a resolution on Baluchistan in the US Congress. Ambassador Hoagland was told in clear terms that the move in the US Congress was contrary to the spirit of friendly relations and violative of the principles of the United Nations Charter, international law and recognized norms of inter-state conduct. He was asked to c0nvey the serious concern of the Government of Pakistan to the US Administration.
20 February 2012