PM, Saudi Crown Prince discuss bilateral ties

PM NAWAZRIYADH: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and Saudi Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud met here Thursday and discussed ways of enhancing relations between the two countries in diverse fields.

Crown Prince Salman, who is also the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, received Prime Minister Sharif here at the Al-Yamamah Palace.

During the meeting, the two sides emphasized the importance of close bilateral relations between the two countries and focused on the latest regional and international developments.

The prime minister said he had come to pay respect and extend good wishes for the speedy recovery, good health and long life of the Custodian of two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.

Sharif was accompanied by his Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi and Pakistan’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Manzour Al-Haq.-

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