PM to embark on three-day visit to Saudi Arabia on Sunday
Prime Minister Nawaz to attend the US-Arab-Islamic Summit in Riyadh.
On the invitation of King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif will leave for Saudi Arabia on a three-day visit tomorrow to participate in the first trilateral US-Arab-Islamic Summit in Riyadh.
In addition to King Salman and President Trump, 55 Heads of State and Government from the Muslim world have been invited to participate in the Summit.
The Summit in Riyadh will provide an opportunity for the participating countries to discuss how to overcome the menace of terrorism and extremism across the world.
The Summit is expected to delink ‘terrorism’ from any particular religion, culture, civilization or region.
In his address at the Summit, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif will focus on Islam’s message of peace, tolerance and unity.
He will highlight the great sacrifices and major successes achieved by Pakistan in defeating the scourge of terrorism and extremism in the region.
The Prime Minister will also join the world leaders to attend the inauguration ceremony of the World Center against Extremism, an important counter-radicalization initiative by Saudi Arabia.