Salala attack violation of Pakistanâ€™ssovereignty: Sherry
WASHINGTON: Pakistanâ€™s Ambassador to US Sherry Rehman said on Tuesdaythat both Pakistan and the United States should have consideration for theotherâ€™s interests, DawnNews reported. She moreover said that Pakistan hadincurred losses of $78 billion in the struggle against terrorism.
Speaking at a ceremony in Washington, she condemned therecent attacks in Kabul and said that Pakistan was with its Afghan brothers intheir difficult times.
However, she emphasised that Pakistan was also sufferingfrom acts of terrorism on a daily basis. Rehman, moreover, called the attack onSalala checkpost an act of violation of Pakistanâ€™s sovereignty.
She said differences between the US and Pakistan arosebecause of the Salala incident.
Furthermore, Rehman said the parliamentâ€™s recommendationson Pakistanâ€™s foreign and defence policies had a historic significance.