Talking to media, he said the government is desirous of better relations with the United States on the basis of mutual respect and equality.
The Minister said the United States should trust the military operation successfully continuing in FATA against terrorist groups without any discrimination.
He said Pakistani nation and the army have rendered unprecedented sacrifices in the war on terrorism.
To a question, the Minister said China and Russia are important countries and can play vital role in resolving issues of the region.
Replying to a question, he said Kashmiris in Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir should be given their due rights without delay.