Russia appoints Arsala Khan as honorary Consul General in KP


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PESHAWAR: Russia has appointed Arsala Khan as an honorary Consul General in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan.

The appointment of honorary Consul General in a province on the Afghan border is signaling closer ties with Pakistan.

The appointment of Arsala Khan as honorary consul general was announced at a ceremony provincial governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said that it signaled a “new chapter” of diplomatic relations between Pakistan and Russia.