NEW YORK — Pakistan has formally established diplomatic relations with Kiribati, an island country in the central Pacific Ocean.
A joint communiqué to this effect was signed at a simple ceremony at the Pakistani Mission to the United Nations in New York on Thursday.
Ambassador Munir Akram, permanent representative of Pakistan to the UN, and his Kiribati counterpart Teburoro Tito, signed the joint communiqué. “I wish to congratulate the government and the people of the Kiribati on this historic occasion,” Munir Akram wrote on Twitter.
I signed today with H.E Teburoru Tito the joint communique on establishing diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kiribati 🇰🇮 & Islamic Republic of Pakistan 🇵🇰. I wish to congratulate the Government & the People of the Kiribati on this historic occasion.@ForeignOfficePk 1/3 pic.twitter.com/3ByselUXXt
— Pakistan Permanent Representative to UN (@PakistanPR_UN) June 4, 2021
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