PM – Iranian supreme leader discuss bilateral relations
TEHRAN, May 12 (Online): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei in Tehran this morning [Monday].
Both the leaders discussed bilateral relations at length.
The Prime Minister said Pakistan and Iran share common religion and culture and the two countries need to work together for the development.
Sources said the PM and Iran’s supreme leader discussed Pak-Iran relations and vowed to further strengthen relations between the two brother countries.
On Sunday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. They agreed to continue with the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project.
During PM’s visit to Tehran, Pakistan and Iran has also signed eight MoUs/agreements to enhance their cooperation further in various fields.
The PM is accompanied by Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Petroleum Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Governor Balochistan Mahmood Khan Achakzai, Advisor to PM on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and Special Assistant to PM Tariq Fatimi and other officials.