JEDDAH – Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, who is also second deputy prime minister, adviser and special envoy of the king, called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who is in Saudi Arabia on a private visit.
Prime Minister Nawaz expressed gratitude for a warm welcome and hospitality extended during his visit. The deputy crown prince said that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia were not only brotherly countries rather their relations mean much more. “Saudi Arabia is second home for every Pakistani,” he added.
Both the leaders also discussed bilateral and regional issues and expressed satisfaction on steps, taken to further strengthen bilateral relations. Finance Affairs Minister Senator Ishaq Dar and prime minister’s son Hussain Nawaz were also present in the meeting.