Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain said on Friday that Pakistan stood by Afghan people and would not leave them at these critical times.
Speaking on the occasion of MoU signing ceremony between the official news agencies of Pakistan and Cuba, he said.
Pakistan’s official and premier news agency Associated Press of Pakistan have signed a Memorandum of Under-standing for the exchange of news with Cuban news agency Prensa Latina.
Managing Director APP Mubashir Hassan and Ambassador of Cuba to Pakistan Zéner Javier Caro González signed the agreement. Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain.
Chaudhry Fawad said that it was a historic day as two leading news agencies were signing an agreement for the exchange of news. He said it was APP’s first agreement with any news agency of Latin America.
The minister said that with the signing of this agreement, cooperation between the APP and Prensa Latina would be beneficial for both media organizations.