An address by Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Foreign Minister of Pakistan


Associated Program:
John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi
India and South Asia Program
The Future of Diplomacy Project

Foreign Minister of Pakistan Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi discusses the ways to improve the partnership between his country and the United States. Suggestions for doing so include the U.S. approving a free trade treaty and appropriating more aid for the millions of Pakistanis affected by recent flooding in the nation. Pakistan's recent achievements are also highlighted, including forming a democratically elected government, criminalizing violence against women, and developing a free press.