ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan telephoned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Thursday and shared his condolences on the death of Prince Bandar bin Abdul Aziz, the elder brother of King Salman.
During the telephonic conversation, PM Khan thanked the Saudi crown prince for his support of Pakistan’s interests and the efforts made to flourish that relationship.
The premier said that the relations with Saudi Arabia remain a top priority of his country, according to a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).
Calling Saudi Arabia a friend that Pakistan trusts, the premier Khan added that his country cannot forget Saudi Arabia’s constant support in any adversity.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman praised the efforts of the two countries to toughen ties in varied fields and expressed the enthusiasm of the Saudi leadership to continue supporting Pakistan in all sectors.