Syed Ibne Abbas, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK, attended the launch of the photo exhibition entitled “Shared history; shared future”, at the House of Commons on 11 September 2017, says a press release received from Pakistan High Commission here today.
The exhibition was organized by the British High Commission in Islamabad. It celebrates Pakistan's 70th Anniversary and showcases the links between the UK and Pakistan over the last 70 years. Later, a reception was also held at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office for the guests.
Besides the High Commissioner, Rt Hon Mark Field, Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific and Rehman Chishti MP, spoke on the occasion and appreciated the exhibition by the British High Commission, Islamabad.
On this occasion, the speakers highlighted the importance of friendship between Pakistan and the UK. They also reiterated their resolve to further strengthen the bilateral relations in all areas of common interest.