Shahbaz Sharif leaves for Jeddah to meet top Saudi officials

11:01 AM | 15 Apr, 2015
Shahbaz Sharif leaves for Jeddah to meet top Saudi officials
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LAHORE (Web Desk) - Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif left for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to convey an important message of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to Saudi authorities, local media reported.

Shahbaz during his visit will give assurance of Pakistan’s complete support to Saudi Arabia. He will also meet Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz to discuss important matters regarding the Yemen crisis.

“We will help Saudi Arabia in case of any threat to them. Pakistan will not leave them alone,” Sharif said before leaving for Saudi Arabia.

The CM's visit is being viewed as significant in the wake of current regional situation.