ISLAMABAD: PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and co-chairman senator Asif Ali Zardari met US Deputy Secretary of State John Negroponte and Assistant Secretary of State Richard Boucher. Statement issued by the PPP media office stated that Matters of mutual interest and Pak-US relations were discussed in the meeting.
The visiting US officials condoled with Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Asif Ali Zardari over the death of Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto. They also felicitated the PPP leaders on the electoral victory and said the United States looked forward to working with the new government. Senior PPP leader Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Hussain Haqqani also accompanied Asif Ali Zardari while the US side was assisted by the Embassy officials.-SANA