Continuing his busy schedule in Washington DC, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, today, met with the US Undersecretary for Treasury Adam J. Szubin. Undersecretary Szubin oversees the US policy on economic sanctions and countering terrorist financing.
The Foreign Secretary briefed Undersecretary Szubin on various legislative and administrative steps taken by the government in the domain of Anti Money Laundering and Countering Terrorist Financing. Sharing the key points of the Prime Minister’s National Action Plan, the Foreign Secretary highlighted the various implementation measures, in particular, the steps taken towards countering financing for terrorism.
Undersecretary Szubin lauded Pakistan’s efforts to combat terrorism in line with the priorities set out in the National Action Plan. Praising Pakistan’s dedication and sacrifices in the fight against terrorism, he noted the significant success achieved by the ongoing military operations in FATA. Undersecretary Szubin also appreciated the positive steps taken by the Government of Pakistan to meet international financial standards to monitor and interdict suspicious transactions.
Reviewing their collaboration in combating terrorism at the bilateral and multilateral levels, the two sides agreed to further intensify their cooperation.
June 04, 2015
Commemorative Stamp on 550th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee
Commemorative Stamp issued on 550th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee could be purchased placing orders along with payment through bank draft, crossed cheque or Western Union to the following officers of Pakistan Post:
The Embassy of Pakistan, Washington D.C shall remain closed on Monday January 18, 2021 on account of birthday of Martin Luther King Jr