Honorable US Consul General Attends Luncheon Meeting

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US Committed to improve ties with Muslims: Honorable Ms. Carmela Conroy

THE COMMONGROUNDS USA hosted a Luncheon Meeting at Lahore to honor US Consul General Ms. Carmela Conroy.

Lahore-Pakistan: Honorable Ms. Carmela Conroy, Consul General of the US Consulate General Lahore presided over a Luncheon meeting hosted by The Commongrounds USA on Friday, November 6. The Commongrounds convene a quarterly Luncheon meeting to promote US Pakistan Peace Perspectives. Pakistani Religious Leadership along with other civil society representatives discuss and share their ideas and thoughts in the meeting to promote better understanding US Pakistan cooperative relationships. In his welcome remarks Dr. Zulfiqar A. Kazmi, Executive Director of The Commongrounds USA briefly mentioned about the founding vision of his Organization. He said that our purpose and goal has been to help people understand the Pakistani-American peace perspectives. He said, personally I have taken advantage of the fact that America is a pluralistic society and each person has an opportunity to attain success in whatever field they choose to indulge in. Through the Islamic communities in America, I have spent most of the time of my life to educate the Islamic communities to not only take advantage of the opportunities available to them, but to give back to the American nation as well. Honorable Ms. Carmela Conroy, US Consul General appreciated the role of The Commongrounds USA for promoting interfaith dialogue . Ms. Carmela also talked about recent initiatives taken by the President Obama, Ms. Carmela said we hope it will improve US relationship with Muslim World and especially with Pakistan.

Geo TV and other electronic media transmitted the proceedings of meeting LIVE for their viewers worldwide.