PM Imran Khan discusses bilateral ties with Malaysian Defence Minister

KAULA LUMPUR, Malaysia: Prime Minister Imran Khan has reached Malaysia, wherein he exchanged views on matters of mutual interest in a meeting with the Malaysian Defence Minister Mohamad Sabu at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

Earlier upon his arrival, the prime minister was received by the Malaysian defence minister and Senior Officials of the Malaysian government upon arrival on Monday at Bunga Raya Complex, Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

The High Commissioner of Pakistan in Malaysia Amna Baloch and Officers of the High Commission were also present.

The prime minister was accompanied by the Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the Minister for Planning Asad Umar, his Adviser on Commerce Abdul Razzak Dawood and the Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood.

During his two-day visit to Malaysia, Prime Minister Imran Khan would have tete-a-tete with his Malaysian Counterpart Mahathir bin Mohamad followed by delegation-level talks.

The two prime ministers will witness signing of important agreements and Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs), and have joint press stakeout.

Imran Khan will also address a think-tank event organized by the Institute of Strategic and International Studies of Malaysia.

During his various interactions, the prime minister will share his vision about Pakistan and underline Pakistan’s positive contribution to regional and international peace and security.

The prime minister will also highlight the dire human rights and humanitarian situation in occupied Kashmir, emphasize the importance of averting risks to regional peace and stability posed by Indian belligerence, and underscore the importance of peaceful resolution of Kashmir dispute.