Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Firdous Ashiq Awan says about PM’s visit to Iran that this visit will be a result of peace and security in the Gulf region.
In a series of tweet on Sunday, she said that Imran Khan is introducing the face of bright Pakistan around the world, his speech in the United Nations was the address of a world-renowned Muslim leader.
Firdous Ashiq further said that the role of mediation in resolving tensions in the region is a demonstration of confidence in Imran Khan’s leadership.
Earlier in a day, Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived on an official one-day visit to Tehran on a mission to promote and mediate peace, as well as discussing security situation of Gulf region.
Foreign Minister of Iran, Javad Zarif welcomed the Pakistani premier at the airport upon arrival.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Minister of State for Overseas Pakistanis Zulfi Bukhari are also alongside the premier.
The prime minister is slated to hold meetings with the President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani and the Iranian Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei.
During talks with Iranian President, PM will discuss the regional security and bilateral relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia.
Besides issues relating to peace and security in the Gulf, bilateral matters and important regional developments will be discussed.
This will be the Prime Minister’s second visit to Iran this year.
Earlier in September, Imran Khan had a bilateral meeting with the Iranian President on the sidelines of 74th UNGA Session in New York.