Bangalore: External Affairs Minister SM
Krishna on Monday said he is happy that the legacy of hostility
between India and Pakistan has given way to cordiality and
"We have had a legacy of hostility, but now I am happy
that the hostility between India and Pakistan is giving way to
cordiality and understanding," he told reporters on the
sidelines of Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional
Cooperation (IOC-ARC) conference here.
Krishna said the equation between India and Pakistan is
extremely good as both countries had a "good meeting" at the
SAARC summit in Maldives, but hoped Pakistan would address
India`s core concerns seriously, especially terror-driven
He also said there was a realisation on the part of both
countries to look at improving relations in future. "Future is
one which brings about greater understanding with both
countries," he said.