Alice Wells due in Islamabad today for bilateral talks
ISLAMABAD: Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells is scheduled to arrive in Islamabad on Monday (today) on a five-day-long visit to Pakistan, ARY News reported.
Wells will hold a meeting with the Pakistani civil and military leadership to discuss bilateral issues and Afghan Peace Process.
The visit is aimed to strengthen the bilateral ties between the two countries.
The US defence department Pentagon notified the Congress last week of its decision to approve military sales worth 125 million dollars logistic and technical support for Pakistan’s F-16 fleet days after Prime Minister Imran Khan met President Donald Trump at the White House.
Earlier on Thursday, Prime Minister Imran Khan had assured the United States special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad of Pakistan’s full cooperation for the restoration of long-lasting peace in war-torn Afghanistan.