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PM Nawaz Sharif meets John Kerry, discusses bilateral relations

NEW YORK : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday has met US Secretary of State John Kerry and discussed bilateral relations including Afghan peace process.

According to details, The meeting was attended by Advisor  Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan’s Permanent Representative in UN Maleeha Lodhi and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi, while American Director for Pak-Afghan Sector was also present on the occasion.

The one-on-one meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and US Secretary of State John Kerry continued for almost half an hour, both leaders discussed bilateral relations, matters of mutual interest, war against terrorism and international and regional matters.

Secretary Kerry appreciated Pakistan’s counter terrorism efforts and the success of Operation Zarb-e-Azb. He also expressed condolences over the terrorist attack on Badaber.