Iran and Pakistan have agreed to enhance cooperation on human rights at all international forums while emphasizing the need for exchange of experiences among all Muslim states on human rights.
The consensus was reached at a meeting between Ambassador of Iran to Pakistan Mohammad-Ali Hosseini and Pakistan’s Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari yesterday.
During the meeting both sides stressed the need for exchange of views and experiences on the issue of human rights among all Islamic countries.
They also denounced the political and instrumental use of human rights by some western countries and their double standards in this regards.
They agreed to create awareness in the Muslim world on human rights especially the women and children’s rights by using rich Islamic and cultural backgrounds shared by Iran and Pakistan.