Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who’s on a 3-day visit to the USA, on Sunday held talks with World Bank President David Malpass.
Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, an adviser to PM on Commerce, Abdul Razak Dawood and adviser to PM on finance, Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, had also been present through the assembly, the ANI reported on Monday.
In a serious embarrassment for Imran Khan, he obtained no official welcome of the kind reserved for overseas heads of states when he landed in Washington on Saturday.
Khan, 66, is scheduled to satisfy US President Trump on the White Home on Monday. Through the assembly, the American management is more likely to press him to take “decisive and irreversible” actions towards terrorist and militant teams working from Pakistani soil and facilitate peace talks with the Taliban.
The relations between Pakistan and the US have remained tense throughout Trump’s tenure. The US president has publicly stated that Pakistan has given us “nothing however lies and deceit” and likewise suspended safety and different assistance for backing terror teams.
Diplomatic sources in Islamabad earlier mentioned that points just like the Afghan peace course of, Pakistan authorities’ motion in opposition to terrorism and terror financing and restoration of army support to Pakistan can be the highlights of the trip.
Khan’s visit comes at a time when talks between the US and the Afghan Taliban are thought to have entered a decisive phase.