Iran’s Zarif arrives in Pakistan
Islamabad, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Islamabad on Thursday evening to hold talks with Pakistani leadership on bilateral relations and regional situation.
Senior officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ambassador of Iran to Pakistan Mehdi Honardoost received Zarif upon his arrival at Nur Khan Airbase of Islamabad.
During his twoday stay in Pakistan, the Iranian foreign minister is expected to meet Prime Minister Imran Khan, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser.
He is also expected to meet Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.
During the visit, he will brief the Pakistani leadership on current regional developments.
It is pertinent to mention that this is Zarif's tenth visit to Pakistan since he became Iranian foreign minister in 2013.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA