Hillary Clinton to visit Pakistan in July

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is to visit Pakistan in July, her counterpart in Islamabad said on Saturday.

Last Updated: Jun 20, 2010, 09:05 AM IST

Islamabad: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is to visit Pakistan in July, her counterpart in Islamabad said on Saturday.

"In July I`m expecting Secretary Clinton to visit Islamabad for a second session of the strategic dialogue," Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi told a joint
news conference with US envoy Richard Holbrooke.

Holbrooke arrived here yesterday for talks with Pakistani leaders and to review progress on intensifying cooperation between the allies.

Holbrooke added: "People all over the world should be more aware of the sacrifices Pakistani people and the army have made in pushing back militants in Swat, South Waziristan and other northwestern regions."

PTI