Imran Khan flies to Saudi Arabia to weld Saudi-Irani rift


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday left for Saudi Arabia on an important visit to help resolve the escalation in the middle east, ARY News reported.

As per sources, the prime minister is scheduled to meet King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman.

During the meeting, he would exchange views with Saudi leadership regarding the proposals made by Iranian officials about an expected dialogue between the two hostile countries. Amid rising tension in the middle east, they are also likely to discuss ways to maintain peace in the region.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi is also accompanied to Prime Minister Khan.

This is Premier Imran Khan’s third visit to Saudi Arabia this year. From the Saudi side, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman paid a state visit to Pakistan in February, earlier this year.

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