UN chief arrives in Pakistan on a three-day visit

Islamabad: The United Nations Secretary-General (UNSG) Antonio Guterres, on Sunday arrived in Pakistan on a three-day visit, Foreign Office said.

“Visit of UNSG is an acknowledgment of our long-standing cooperation with
@UN & our critical role 4 peace & stability in our region & the world,” the Foreign Office said in a Tweet.

The Secretary-General will participate in the “International Conference on 40 Years of Hosting Afghan Refugees in Pakistan: A New Partnership for Solidarity” and will deliver a keynote address. The Secretary-General will call on the President and the Prime Minister.

He will also hold meeting with Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi. The Secretary-General’s other engagements will include interactions with parliamentarians, media and the youth. He will deliver special talks on themes of sustainable development, climate change and peacekeeping.

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