Islamabad: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir called on PM Nawaz Sharif at PM House Islamabad.
They discussed bilateral issues including security situation in the Gulf region. The meeting was also attended by Adviser Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and Secretary Foreign affairs. Regional stability and peace topped the meeting agenda with speculation about the invitation to Pakistan to join 34 Islamic countries alliance led by S. Arabia.
Earlier Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir right after his arrival at Benazir airport went to GHQ Army at Rawalpindi to meet Army Chief Gen. Raheel Sharif.
Saudi Foreign Minister discussed issues related to regional peace and stability with Gen. Raheel Sharif. Saudi Foreign Minister appreciated anti-terrorism operations of Pak Army and its efforts in maintaining peace in the region.
Earlier much-awaited Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir finally reached Pakistan today. This is his second visit to Pakistan and considered as one of the most important due to rising tensions in the Middle East.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir will meet civilian leadership including PM Nawaz Sharif during his extraordinary visit. This visit is of extreme importance keeping in view the current situation in the Gulf region amid Saudi-Iran row.
Earlier, he was welcomed by adviser on Foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz and important cabinet members.