Pakistani envoy meets US defence secretary in Washington

WASHINGTON: Pakistan’s minister to the US Ali Jahangir Siddiqui on Monday met with the US Secretary of Defense General James Mattis.

Reciprocal ties were examined in the meeting that occurred on Pakistan’s ask. The Pakistani minister went to Pentagon, the base camp of the US Department of Defense, where in addition to other things talked about were Pakistan’s ties with Afghanistan and the provincial security circumstance.

Pakistan’s Defense and Army Attaché Brigadier Kamal Anwar Chaudhry went with Tareen on his visit to the Pentagon.

Not long ago, Siddiqui had said both Pakistan and the US knew about the issues encompassing billateral ties. Addressing Geo News in Dallas, the Pakistani agent said the two countries were working towards the reclamation of their two-sided relationship.