Embassy of Pakistan and Archives of Yugoslavia held an exhibition of historical documents and photographs, covering the 70 years of diplomatic relations between Pakistan and Yugoslavia, now Serbia.
The Exhibition was held in cooperation with Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Belgrade, Museum of Yugoslav History, Belgrade, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad and National Archives of Pakistan.
The event started with the national anthems of the two countries, followed by the speeches by Director General of Archives of Yugoslavia Mr Milan Terzić, Ambassador Syed Adil Gilani and Ms Tamara Rastovac, Deputy Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia.
The event was attended by high officials of the Government of Serbia, Ambassadors and diplomatic corps, members of civil society, prominent businesspersons, journalists and media personalities.
Ambassador Syed Adil Gilani briefed the audience of the importance of the event which was part of the celebration of 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
During the ceremony, Ambassador Gilani presented Telstar 18, Made-in-Pakistan official football for World Cup 2018 to Director General of Archives as the souvenir of Pakistan. A Catalog on this occasion was also published containing the photos and documents exhibited.
The Exhibition will run until 31 August 2018.