Islamabad, 14 August 2022 (TDI): The Ambassador of Palestine sent best wishes to Pakistan on its Diamond Jubilee, 75th Independence Day.

The Ambassador of Palestine wrote a congratulatory letter to the people of Pakistan. In his letter, he wished the public on this historic day.

He thanked Pakistan for its support of Palestine in all domains.  He praised the political, democratic, and economic support of Pakistan’s leadership to Palestine.

The Ambassador quoted the words of Quaid e Azam in his letter that he said for Israel “This is a dagger Thrust into the heart of the nation, Israel is an illegitimate state, Pakistan will never accept it.”

The Ambassador also stated that Pakistan means a lot to Palestinians. He also asked Pakistanis for prayers for the freedom of Palestine.

Pakistan and Palestine Relations

The Palestinian Authority established an Embassy in Islamabad on 31 January 2017. Pakistan remains a staunch supporter of the proposal for the creation of an independent Palestinian state.

Pakistan is in line with its pro-Palestinian doctrine and does not recognize the State of Israel. Moreover, Pakistan frequently provides various forms of humanitarian aid to the Palestinian Authority.

In addition, the second President of the State of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, has also visited Pakistan three times.

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Pakistan’s Diamond Jubilee

Pakistan is commemorating the Diamond Jubilee of the 75th Independence Day, today. The day began with a 21-gun salute at the provincial headquarters and a 31-gun salute at the federal capital.

At dawn, special prayers were said at mosques for the nation’s peace, unity, and prosperity. A ceremony to raise the national flag was the focal point of the festivities.

Similar flag-raising ceremonies also took place across the nation at provincial, divisional, and district levels. Likewise, the Pakistani missions across the world hosted flag hoisting ceremonies.