Prime Minister Imran Khan met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on the sidelines of 74th United Nations General Assembly session in New York.
The meeting between PM Imran Khan and Iranian President Rouhani comes after US President Donald Trump mandated PM Imran to mediate between the United States and Iran.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi while speaking to reporters in New York said PM Imran Khan had made it clear to the US president that our region could not afford any war, as any such action would bring drastic consequences.
“During the Saudi visit too, the prime minister Imran Khan had suggested an brilliant solution to the US-Iran standoff,” Qureshi said.
Responding to a question,Shah Mahmoud Qureshi said President of US Trump had expressed trust in PM Imran Khan’s leadership. He added, said PM Imran Khan had explained Pakistan’s clear, categorical and firm stance on Kashmir, Afghanistan and Iran to US President Trump