EU foreign policy chief says Musharraf to continue as President till retirement

April 23rd, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by admin  

Islamabad, Apr 23 (ANI): European Union Foreign Policy Chief Javier Solana has said that Pakistan President Musharraf would retain his presidency till retirement.

He also said that the war on terror in the region would continue.

Solana expressed hope that Pakistan and Afghanistan would get rid of the problem of terrorism adding that talks were underway in Pakistan with those who were ready to shun violence.

He condemned the publication of blasphemous cartoons and film against the Holy Quran, The News reported.

Solana said the EU has strongly condemned the publication of blasphemous cartoons and production of film against the Holy Quran.

He further said that interfaith dialogue would further bring civilizations closer and patch up differences. (ANI)

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