US diplomat Alice Wells to visit Islamabad on Tuesday

ISLAMABAD: Alice Wells, United States’ Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, will arrive in Islamabad on Tuesday, the Foreign Office of Pakistan said.

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The US envoy will hold meeting with senior officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a spokesman for the Foreign office, Dr Mohammad Faisal, said on Twitter.

“The aim would be to follow up on discussions between Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo with a view to further strengthen bilateral relations.”

 

Last month, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi stressed on a broad-based relationship with the United States during separate meetings with the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Adviser John Bolton.

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