ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif has extended formal offer of cooperation to France against terrorism.
PM Nawaz Sharif said government and people of Pakistan are committed to weed out terrorism and we along with international community will defeat terrorism.
PM Nawaz Sharif paid a visit to French embassy in Islamabad Tuesday and expressed his condolence over loss of precious lives in terrorist attacks in Paris.
PM met French Ambassador Martine Dorance and condemned in strong terms the terror incidents in France and expressed sympathies with the people of France.
He said that terror attacks in Paris are attacks on humanity. Terrorists have no religion or country and they are enemies of Islam and humanity.
He held that Paris attacks are condemnable. Hundreds of innocent people were killed in these attacks. People and government of Pakistan are with French government and people of France in this trying time .
Pakistan is determined to eliminate terrorism and we along with international community will defeat terrorists, he asserted. We are ready to share cooperation and expertise with French authorities for eradication of terrorism , PM added.
French ambassador thanked PM Nawaz Sharif for extending cooperation saying French government will have to learn from determination and courage of people of Pakistan to fight against terrorism.