Saudi FM to arrive on Thursday

WEB DESK: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir will visit Pakistan on Thursday. Earlier, he was scheduled to arrive in Islamabad on Sunday on a two-day official visit.

The visit was postponed at the request of Saudi authorities. Earlier, Foreign Office Sunday announced that Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir’s visit to Pakistan has been postponed.

Later, a new date – January 7 – for the Saudi foreign minister’s arrival was announced. The sources said he had to take Pakistani leadership into confidence over the Middle East situation and the Kingdom’s recently formed 34-member military alliance against terrorism.

The Saudi minister would now visit Islamabad on January 7, FO spokesman said.