Islamabad, November 08, 2012 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar visited Cairo on 31st October 2012 as a Special Envoy of the President of Pakistan to deliver personal invitations from him to the President of Egypt, Dr. Mohamed Morsy, for participation in the D-8 Summit being held in Islamabad on 22 November, 2012 and to undertake a bilateral visit on 23-24 November, 2012.
The Egyptian side has confirmed President Morsy’s visit to Pakistan to attend the D-8 Summit followed by a bilateral visit. This would be the first bilateral visit at the Presidential level from Egypt to Pakistan in decades. The Egyptian President while accepting the two invitations reiterated Egypt’s desire to forge closer and stronger ties with Pakistan.
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Syed Haider Ali Jafri
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan
Tel: +9251 921 0335 and 9056604