by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Pressand
Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs,on
the Relations between India and Pakistan
The Government of Japan welcomes the joint statement
issued by the Governments of India and Pakistan to
resume airlinks and overflights between the two countries.
2. The Government of Japan highly evaluates a series of confidence
building measures, including the aforementioned joint statement,
which have recently been taken by the Governments of India and Pakistan.
The Government of Japan hopes that these positive developments will
improve further the India-Pakistan relations and promote mutual understanding
between the peoples of both countries.