NEWYORK: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will address the United Nations General Assembly session on Thursday.
Briefing Pakistani journalists in New York, Pakistan’s UN Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi said the Prime Minister will outline Pakistan’s position on key international political, social and development issues of vital concern to the country.
On the sideline of the General Assembly session, the Prime Minister is scheduled to hold nine bilateral meetings, including with US Vice President Mike Pence.
The Prime Minister will also meet the Jordanian King and leaders of Turkey, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka, Iran, the United Kingdom and Nepal. He will also have talks with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.
In addition, the Prime Minister will also exchange views with former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and some American business leaders.—Radio Pakistan