Jalil Abbas Jilani

  • John Kerry to host Sartaj Aziz for US-Pak strategic dialogue January 18, 2014

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will host Pakistan's National Security and Foreign Affairs Advisor on January 27 for the US-Pak Strategic Dialogue ministerial meeting. "The United States and Pakistan are committed to continued cooperation between our governments and between the American and Pakistani people across a wide range of issues,...
  • Ibne Abbas to be new Pakistani envoy to India October 9, 2013

    Islamabad: Veteran Pakistani diplomats Syed Ibne Abbas and Jalil Abbas Jilani would be the new Pakistani envoys to India and the US respectively as part of a wide-ranging reshuffle of envoys in key capitals around the world. Abbas would be replacing current High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir, official sources said. ...
  • Terrorism is as much a concern of Pakistan as it is to India: Sharif to Manmohan September 29, 2013

    Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif told his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh that terrorism is as much a concern of Pakistan as it is to India. Pakistan Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani, briefing the media on the Sharif-Manmohan talks, said that the Pakistan prime minister had also raised the issue of "external...
  • 'Trust and confidence key to move forward in Indo-Pak ties' March 8, 2013

    Islamabad: On the eve of Prime Minister Raja Parvez Ashraf's visit to Ajmer Sharif, Pakistan on Friday said the only way to overcome problems in its relations with India is through "building trust and confidence". Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar spoke about India-Pakistan ties on Friday while addressing the passing out...
  • Maintain sanctity of LoC, India tells Pakistan January 11, 2013

    New Delhi: India on Friday told Pakistan that it had only resorted to "controlled response" to the "unprovoked" firing by Pakistani army on Thursday along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. This was conveyed by Indian High Commissioner Sharat Sabharwal, who was called in by the Pakistan Foreign...
  • India raises Jundal, Pak says it needs evidence July 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Arrested Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operative and 26/11 handler Abu Jundal was in focus during the India-Pakistan talks that concluded on Thursday. The neighbouring nation asked for evidence that Jundal was a Pakistan-backed terrorist. It also denied that state actors were involved in the Mumbai attacks. Clearly, India's pressure on 26/11...
  • Full text: India, Pakistan joint statement July 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Indo-Pak Foreign Secretary level talks ended on Thursday morning with Pakistan proposing a joint investigation into the 26/11 Mumbai carnage and categorically stating that Pakistan has not been involved in any terror act in India. Addressing a press conference after the talks, Pakistan Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani...
  • 26/11, Jundal's role to dominate Indo-Pak talks July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Terrorism and 26/11 Mumbai attacks will dominate the two-day Foreign Secretary level talks between India and Pakistan, which started at New Delhi's Hyderabad House on Wednesday. Indian Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai will forcefully raise the role of Pakistani state agencies in helping terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba carry out the November...