Kasuri says Pak serious about Mumbai probe

February 18th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI  

New Delhi, Feb. 18 (ANI): Former Pakistani foreign minister Khurshid Mahmood Kasuri has said that Pakistan was serious about the investigations into the Mumbai terror attacks. Though I am in the opposition but I believe government of Pakistan is very serious. I am among those who, in case of community issues, rise above party lines, Kasuri told reporters on the sidelines of a book release in New Delhi. The News quoted Kasuri, as saying, I have worked very hard for the peace between Pakistan and India and I hope during my three or four day stay here I can take this process forward even as a ordinary citizen when I don”t hold an office. He said the Mumbai attack investigation was in progress and promised to do his best to foster peace between the neighbours. I think the government of Pakistan is working and cooperating, Kasuri said, adding that people in both the nations wanted peace to prevail. Ninety-nine percent of common man on both sides of the border want peace but extremists are there in both India and Pakistan, he said. (ANI)

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