President Trump accepts PM Imran’s invitation to visit Pakistan, says FM Qureshi


Washington, July 23 (TNS): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi says meeting between Prime Minister Imran Khan and US President Donald Trump Donald Trump has demonstrated joint resolve to promote peace and reconciliation process in Afghanistan.

Addressing a news conference in Washington today, he said the meeting also conveyed commitment to promote peace in South Asia and US President Trump has expressed his facilitation role in resolving the Kashmir issue.

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said delegation level talks also held between the two countries and Donald Trump said we are going to have a very good relationship with Pakistan.

He said talks between the two countries comprises three meetings and the third meeting was extended in which Minister for Maritime Affairs Ali Zaidi, Special Advisor to Prime Minister Hafeez Sheikh, Advisor for Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood, Zulfi Bukhari, Chief of Army Staff and Director General ISI were also present.

Foreign Minister said United States has also endorsed Pakistan’s desire for peace in Afghanistan.

He said Prime Minister has invited President Trump to visit Pakistan and he accepted the invitation.