FM Qureshi meets Donald Trump on sidelines of UNGA

  • Shah Mehmood Qureshi also had a meeting with his Chinese counterpart and Turkish President in New York
Pakistan

NEW YORK – Foreign minister of Pakistan Shah Mehmood Qureshi met Donald Trump, president of the United States of America, on the sidelines of UN General Assembly’s 73rd session last night.

Qureshi said he discussed regional security with the US president, stressing improved bilateral relations between two long-time allies.

Trump extended his good wishes for Prime Minister Imran Khan, according to the FM.

Qureshi will meet US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on October 2 in NewYork.

On Sunday, the foreign minister landed in the US on a 10-day official visit that includes talks with the Trump administration and the new Pakistani government’s first interaction with the United Nations.

Meanwhile, Qureshi met with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in New York.