ISLAMABAD : Federal Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has said that Pakistan highly values its relations with the United State. Talking to US media men here on Tuesday‚ the minister said that media can play an important role in strengthening bilateral relations.

Pervaiz said Pakistan's sacrifices in the war against terror should be acknowledged as it has suffered heavy human and material losses in this war.

He said relationship with the US is a cornerstone of Pakistan's foreign policy. The Information Minister said that we want relations with the US on the basis of bilateral respect.