Paris: The French government on Sunday (November 22, 2020) officially raised its considerations with the Pakistani mission in Paris over the ‘insulting’ remarks on President Emmanuel Macron by Shireen Mazari, the Minister for Human Rights in Imran Khan’s cupboard.
The Spokesperson of France’s Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs termed the remarks as ‘deeply surprising’ and mentioned, “These despicable words are blatant lies, loaded with an ideology of hatred and violence.”
The official assertion additionally learn, “Such slanderous comments are disgraceful at such level of responsibility. We reject them strongly.”
The considerations had been raised with the Pakistani Chargé d’affaires in Paris asking Islamabad to rectify the assertion and return to the trail of dialogue based mostly on respect.
— France in Pakistan (@FranceinPak) November 22, 2020
In the since-deleted tweet, the Pakistani Cabinet minister had shared a narrative, making disparaging remarks on French President Emmanuel Macron. She had written, “Macron is doing to Muslims what the Nazis did to the Jews.”
The French Embassy in Pakistan’s Twitter account then retweeted Shireen Mazari’s tweet and mentioned, “Fake news and false accusation.”
Mazari then additionally replied to their tweet.
Read hyperlink 4 supply of story – if pretend then get retraction of story revealed which I gave as hyperlink @FranceinPak as an alternative of calling my tweet “fake”! Btw why are nuns allowed to put on their “habit” in public locations however Muslim ladies not their hijab? Discrimination, n’est ce pas? pic.twitter.com/C7ApMN92EJ
— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) November 22, 2020
This is to be famous that a number of protests have occurred in Pakistan following the French government’s protection of the publication of cartoons depicting Prophet Muhammad that led to a number of terror assaults in France.
Pakistan had additionally witnessed an enormous protest by far-right Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan blocking the best way to the capital Islamabad. The demand of the protestors was the expulsion of the French envoy to Pakistan.
The Pakistani nationwide meeting had even handed a decision to recall the Pakistani envoy to France, solely to later uncover that Pakistan at current would not have a full-fledged envoy to Paris.