Moazzam Ali Khan is Pak's Foreign Min spokesman



Islamabad: Moazzam Ali Khan, a senior officer of Pakistan's Foreign Service, was on Tuesday appointed the new spokesman of the Foreign Ministry.

Khan, currently working as Director General of the European Division at the Foreign Office, joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1986.

He has postgraduate degrees in economics and international relations. He will replace Abdul Basit, who has been appointed Pakistan’s new envoy to Germany.

Khan served in various capacities in Pakistani missions abroad, including in Holland, the US and India.

Besides serving as Foreign Office spokesman, Khan will continue to hold the post of Director General of the European Division, an official notification said.

PTI