Ambassador Imtiaz Ahmad hosted prominent Japanese media persons on the occasion of Pakistan Day.
Speaking to the journalists, Ambassador Ahmad reaffirmed the importance of relationship with Japan and said that Pakistan and Japan are long-standing friends and share a special bond based on deep-rooted linkages that go far in history and time.
He said that people of Pakistan carry a deep sentiment of warmth and affection for Japan and the Japanese people. We have always stood with each other in times of need, calamity and natural disasters, he added.
The event was attended by Ms. Natsuko Kikuchi of The Yomiuri Shimbun, Ms. Tamami Kawakami of The Mainichi, Mr. Tsukasa Arita of Kyodo News and Ms. Mai Asami of JIJI press.