Pakistan, Dominican Republic establish formal diplomatic ties

The Dominican Republic has established formal diplomatic relations with Pakistan. According to a news release issued by the Pakistan government, the signing ceremony was held at the Pakistan Mission to the United Nations on 19 November 2022.

From Pakistan’s side Ambassador Munir Akram, Permanent Representative to the UN, and from the Dominican Republic’s side its Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Jose Blanco signed the document.

The two ambassadors expressed confidence that the move to establish diplomatic relations will open new avenues of cooperation between the two countries in various fields and areas of mutual interest, including political, economic, trade, culture and tourism cooperation and people-to-people exchanges.

They also noted with satisfaction the existing cordial relations and close cooperation between the two countries at the UN and on other multilateral forums. Both sides resolved to further solidify these ties by diversifying the existing areas of collaboration.

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Pakistan Observer

21 November 2022