Trump ex­tends good wishes for PM Khan dur­ing meet­ing with Qureshi

The Miracle - - Editotial - Source: dawn.com

Don­ald Trump in New York and dis­cussed mat­ters re­lat­ing to bi­lat­eral re­la­tions. Talk­ing to the PTV, Qureshi said that Pres­i­dent Trump, dur­ing an in­for­mal meet­ing at a lun­cheon in New York, ex­tended good wishes for Prime Min­is­ter Im­ran Khan. The for­eign min­is­ter said he ap­prised the US pres­i­dent about the per­sis­tent need to “re­phrase the his­toric re­la­tions be­tween Pak­istan and the US”, adding that dur­ing the meet­ing he found the at­ti­tude of Pres­i­dent Trump to be pos­i­tive. Dur­ing the gath­er­ing, Qureshi said he also met US Sec­re­tary of State Mike Pom­peo and his wife. A spe­cial meet­ing with Sec­re­tary Pom­peo was sched­uled for Oc­to­ber 2, he added. Mean­while, FM Qureshi held a meet­ing with Chi­nese coun­ter­part Wang Yi on the side­lines of the UNGA, Ra­dio Pak­istan re­ported. Dur­ing the meet­ing, views were ex­changed on mat­ters of mu­tual in­ter­est and en­hanc­ing of co­op­er­a­tion on var­i­ous sec­tors.

For­eign Min­is­ter Shah Mah­mood Qureshi, who is in New York to at­tend the 73rd ses­sion of the United Na­tions Gen­eral Assem­bly (UNGA), on Tues­day met US Pres­i­dent

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