Pakistan

PM Nawaz leaves for Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan state visit

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has left for Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan for a three day state-visit on Wednesday, ARY News reports.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is accompanied by federal ministers and high level officials.

Several Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) and agreements are also likely to be signed during the visit.

According to Foreign Office, The Pakistani premier will hold one on one meetings with President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov of Turkmenistan and will also hold separate meetings with other Turkeman leaders in which the bilateral ties between the states will be talked upon which included TAPI Gas pipeline project and energy security, economy, trade and commerce, education, defence, science and technology, culture and regional as well as global issues of mutual concern.

PM Sharif will also attend a tree plantation ceremony. The Turkeman president will host a dinner in honor of the Pakistani prime minister.

The Prime Minister will visit Kyrgyzstan capital Bishkek on 21st May where he will meet  President Almazbek Atambaev. He will also meet with Kyrgyz officials where the affairs of mutual interest in different sectors will be talked upon.

Several MoUs and agreements between the two countries are likely to be signed during the visit whereas a dinner will be given in the honor of the Pakistan prime minister as well.

The state visits will provide an opportunity to strengthen Pakistan ties with the two Central Asian countries in different fields.

Read the full statement by Foreign Office here:

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