Pak PM embarks on 3-day US visit for nuke summit
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Saturday left on a three-day visit to the US to attend the Nuclear Security Summit being hosted by President Barack Obama in Washington on April 12-13.
The official delegation accompanying Gilani includes Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.
The Premier was seen off at the Chaklala airbase in Rawalpindi by the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Chairman Gen Tariq Majid, the three service chiefs and members of the federal Cabinet.
Before his departure, Gilani held consultations yesterday with Pakistan Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani in preparation for the Nuclear Security Summit.
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