ISLAMABAD: US Special Representative Mr. Richard Holbrooke is to pay a three day visit to Pakistan from Monday. During his first visit, in his capacity as the Special Representative, Mr. Holbrooke will call on the President and the Prime Minister and hold in-depth talks with the Foreign Minister.
In a statement, Foreign Office said that Pakistan welcomes the appointment of Mr. Holbrooke and looks forward to the beginning of a process of constructive engagement with the United States, especially in the wake of assumption of office by President Obama and his team.
It is Pakistan’s endeavor to develop a fresh perspective on issues of peace, security, stability and the development of the region and in particular address the issues of militancy, terrorism and extremism effectively by adopting a comprehensive and holistic strategy. Pakistan also looks forward to further broadening and deepening of bilateral cooperation with the United States-SANA