Blinken called Pakistan’s foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto to attend the Global Food Security Summit on May 18, Ary News reported
Islamabad, (PNB NEWS). Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is scheduled to visit the United States for two days this week.
Pakistani Foreign Ministry spokesman Asim Iftikhar Ahmed made the announcement during his weekly press conference on Thursday.
Bilawal will meet with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, and other US officials, according to the source.
Bilawal Zardari will travel to the United States for the first time as Secretary of State at Blinken’s invitation.
Blinken also invited Pakistan’s foreign minister to attend the “global food security” meeting on May 18, Ari News reported.
Previously, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke by phone with Bhutto Zardari.
The phone call with Pakistan’s Foreign Minister was the first contact between the foreign ministers of both countries after a long time.
Bilawal Bhutto, Pakistan’s new foreign minister, tweeted to thank Blaken for his heartfelt congratulations on his appointment.
During talks with Bhutto Zardari on the 75th anniversary of US-Pakistan relations, the US Secretary of State expressed a desire to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.
They discussed promoting peace, development, and security as well, according to Ary News.