Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) – Deputy Crown Prince and Minister for Defence, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud arrived here on Sunday to discuss bilateral matters and regional situation with the Pakistani leadership.


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Minister of Defence Khwaja Muhammad Asif and Advisor to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, military and civil officers received the Saudi Defence Minister at Nur Khan Airbase.

This is the second high-profile visitor from Riyadh in three days. Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir visited Islamabad on Thursday for discussing Riyadh’s tensions with Tehran and the counter-terrorism coalition that Saudi Arabia has announced.

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He would meet Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif and Chief of Army Staff Gen Raheel Sharif.