According to IRNA, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr.
Muhammad Faisal on Thursday responded to queries asked by media outlets about
the future of Pakistan's energy and economic projects including IP and TAPI pipeline
projects under US pressure, saying that in order for realization of long-term
goals of regional stability, Pakistan's national interests are the determining part
in these projects.
The official described his country as the linking
bridge for economic stability of the region, saying that energy and economic
projects are key factors in realization of regional development in political
and economic spheres and, in this regard, all the regional projects related to
the country's development are of utmost significance.
The official went on to say that projects such as
IP pipeline are closely linked to Pakistan's development.