Both countries will benefit from bilateral engagement. This is not the time for finger-pointing. Terrorism is a major challenge. It is a common enemyPakistan offers to help probe attacks Dec 02, 2008
The objectives are for the commission to identify the culprits, perpetrators, organizers and financiers of the assassinationU.N. to probe Bhutto assassination Jul 11, 2008
Today when people see that there are innocent people dying, when they see all the major urban centers of Pakistan being hit, when they see that the economy of Pakistan has suffered, and job creation and investment have been compromised because of these extremists, I think the public opinion has changedPakistanis turning against militants Oct 06, 2009
There is confusion, there is disarray (and) they have yet not been able to nominate someone to succeed (Mehsud)Holbrooke notes progress against Taliban Aug 17, 2009
The people of the region have to be reassured that the United States has a long-term vision, not just for Afghanistan and Pakistan, but the entire regionPakistan seeks U.S. reassurance Oct 07, 2009
Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Hussain Qureshi (Urdu: شاه محمود قریشی; born June 22, 1956) was the Foreign Minister of Pakistan in the coalition government of PPP, Muttahida Quami Movement, ANP and JUI-F formed after the 2008 general elections. He is a senior leader of Pakistan Peoples Party, where he was the president of PPP Punjab. He is the head of the Qureshi family and has many followers in the country and in South Asia. Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi is also the current Sajjada Nashin and custodian of the Mausoleum of Shah Rukn-e-Alam and of the Shrine (Darbar) of Hazrat Baha-ud-din Zakariya.
He received a bachelor's from The International University Kabul, Afganistan. Qureshi also received a law degree from Cambridge University
Shah Mehmood Qureshi was snubbed in the 2011 Cabinet reshuffle. Many observers believe this was because he disagreed with the PM over whether Raymond Davis was legally a Diplomat. According to Qureshi, Raymond Davis was not a diplomat.