Connect with us

South Asia

Mohammad bin Salman Warmly Welcomed By PM Imran Khan and General Bajwa in Islamabad



Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) arrived in Islamabad this evening. MBS was warmly received by PM Imran Khan and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. 

Minister for hospitality Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtyar, members of the cabinet, Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Said Al-Malki and Pakistan’s Ambassador in Saudi Arabia Raja Ali Ejaz were also present among others who greeted the crown prince.

Two children clad in colourful clothes presented a bouquet of flowers to the distinguished guest. The visiting Crown Prince was given a red carpet welcome and a twenty-one gun salute in his honour.

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and Prime Minister Imran Khan held a one-on-one meeting for about 20 minutes at the Nur Khan Airbase.

Later, Prime Minister Imran Khan himself drove the car to take the Saudi Crown Prince to the Prime Minister House who sat on the front passenger seat beside him.

Upon arrival at the Prime Minister House, national anthems of both the countries were played on the occasion. A smartly turned out contingent comprising personnel of all three services presented the visiting dignitary a Guard of Honor. The visiting guest inspected the Guard of Honor.

The Prime Minister introduced the Crown Prince to members of his cabinet. The Crown Prince shook hands individually with each member. Prime Minister Imran Khan was also introduced to members of Saudi delegation on the occasion.

The Crown Prince participated in the plant sapling ceremony at the Prime Minister House. Earlier, Saudi Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir arrived in Islamabad on Sunday evening.

He was warmly received by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi. Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Said Al-Malki and Pakistan’s Ambassador in Saudi Arabia Raja Ali Ejaz were also present among other officials.

More News at EurAsian Times




s400-russia s400-russia
Featured1 hour ago

Third Batch Of Lethal S-400 Triumf Missile Defence Systems Delivered To Russia

Almaz-Antey Air and Space Defense Corporation JSC delivered the third batch S-400 Triumf missile defence system to the Russian Ministry...

Cold-War Cold-War
Americas1 hour ago

Who Is Winning The Race Between US, Russia & China To Develop World’s First Sixth-Gen Fighter Jet?

So far, the US is the only country to develop, operate and sell its fifth-generation fighter jets, while China and...

sukhoi-su-35 sukhoi-su-35
Featured6 hours ago

Setback For Su-30 As Russian Su-35 Jet Shoots It Down After An Intense Dogfight

In a bizarre incident that happened over the Russian skies on Tuesday, a Russian Su-35S fighter jet reportedly shot-down Su-30SM...

Gangayaan-ISRO Gangayaan-ISRO
Featured8 hours ago

ISRO’ Satellite Communications Attacked By Chinese Hackers – CASI Report

While concerns over China’s increasing space warfare capabilities have been highlighted in a recent Pentagon report, another U.S. think-tank has...

Featured10 hours ago

India Tests Powerful Short Range Prithvi-II Missile Amid Soaring Tensions With China, Pakistan

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) of India has successfully test-fired the indigenous Prithvi – II missile, the third...

jet jet
Europe10 hours ago

Doors Still Open For India To Co-Develop ‘Tempest’ Sixth-Gen Fighter Jet With The UK

In 2007, India and Russia had agreed to jointly build a fifth-generation fighter jet called Sukhoi/HAL Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA)...

rafale-jets rafale-jets
Featured15 hours ago

36 More Rafales: France Wants India To Order More Rafale Jets For DRDO To Acquire Aero-Engine Tech?

As Indian netizens have widely celebrated the arrival of 4.5 generation Rafale jets and the Indian media threatening Pakistan and...

dalai-lama dalai-lama
Americas16 hours ago

After Xinjiang, China Pushing Tibetans Into Forced Labour, Re-Education Camps

China is allegedly pushing Tibetans into military-style labour camps similar to the ones in Xinjiang, according to a Reuters report....

Saudi-Israel Saudi-Israel
Featured1 day ago

Saudi Arabia Fully Supports US’ Efforts To Get Israel, Palestine On Negotiating Table – King Salman

King Salman bin Abdulaziz on Wednesday said that Saudi Arabia supports Washington’s efforts to bring the Palestinian and Israeli sides...

Americas1 day ago

Pentagon Blew COVID-19 Funds To Buy Military Equipment; ArcelorMittal, Rolls-Royce Awarded Big Contacts

Pentagon blew up $1 billion appropriated for the pandemic by the Congress to finance military equipment including jet engine parts,...