Government of Pakistan Decided To Appoint Syed Ibne Abbas as Envoy to India
Government of Pakistan decided to appoint Pakistani veteran diplomat Syed Ibne Abbas will be the new Pakistani envoy to India.
Government of Pakistan decided on 9 October 2013 to appoint Pakistani veteran diplomat Syed Ibne Abbas as the new Pakistani envoy to India. He will succeeded by Salman Bashir.
About Syed Ibne Abbas
• He joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1983.
• He served as Counsellor (Political) at the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi. His appointment comes at a time when tensions along the LoC have increased.
• He also served as the Director of Kashmir Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
• He also acted as the Director General of the South Asia division