FM Qureshi in Iraq on three-day visit

By: News Desk      Published: 02:42 PM, 28 May, 2021
FM Qureshi in Iraq on three-day visit
FM Qureshi reaches Baghdad.

Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi reached Baghdad Friday on a three-day visit to Iraq on the invitation of his Iraqi counterpart Fuad Hussein, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

Qureshi will hold a special meeting with Iraqi FM during the visit at which bilateral ties, promotion of cooperation in diverse fields, challenges confronting the Muslim Ummah and regional as well as international issues will come under discussion.

In his meetings with Iraqi President Barham Salih and other senior officials, the foreign minister will discuss with them the difficulties devotees from Pakistan face during their visits to the holy places of Iraq and how to facilitate their stay in the country.

Similarly, Qureshi will discuss with them the ways to strengthen defence ties between the two countries.

Reporter Zeeshan Bhatti