Saudi foreign minister arrives in Pakistan
ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud on Thursday landed in Islamabad on a day-long visit, sources reported.
The Saudi foreign minister was received by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi at the airport.
According to a statement by the foreign office, Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud will call on Prime Minister Imran Khan and will also hold meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi, in the federal capital.
During the visit, matters in regards to mutual interest and regional issues will be discussed.
It may be noted that there is a well-established and long-standing relationship between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia. Both countries are committed to further enhancing bilateral cooperation across all fields.
Frequent high-level meetings are a priority of the partnership and help to strengthen and broaden mutual cooperation further.
The trip is known to be one of high importance for the region and Pak-Saudi relationships in the backdrop of the Kuala Lumpur episode.