A 7-member delegation of Members of European Parliament (MEP) called on the Foreign Minister at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today. The delegation, which was led by Ms. Jean Lambert MEP, is a part of European Union’s Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) for the general elections 2018.
The Foreign Minister welcomed the EU Parliamentarians and assured of all possible assistance during their stay in Pakistan. Ms. Lambert appreciated the cooperation extended to the EU EOM and expressed satisfaction at the continuity of democratic process in Pakistan. She called the whole process a historic moment for Pakistan.
EU EOM consists of 86 members and is headed by Mr. Michael Heinz Gahler MEP. The European Union had deployed EOMs in Pakistan during general elections in 2002, 2008 and 2013.