Rouhani accords formal welcome to Imran Khan in Tehran

Tehran, April 22, IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday accorded formal welcome to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan at Saadabad Cultural Complex.

After the official ceremony, Iran's president and Pakistan Prime Minister will have bilateral talks and the two countries’ high-ranking delegations will discuss issues of mutual interest.

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday visited the shrine of Hazrat Imam Raza (A.S.) in Mashhad, in a brief stopover en route to Tehran on a two-day official visit.

The prime minister landed at the Tehran International Airport on Sunday, where he was warmly welcomed by Iranian Health Minister Saeed Namaki.

Prime Minister Imran is accompanied by a delegation comprising Minister for Human Rights Dr Shireen Mazari, Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi, Adviser on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood, Special Assistant on Overseas Pakistanis Zulfiqar Bukhari, Special Assistant on National Health Services Dr Zafarullah Mirza and Special Assistant on Petroleum Nadeem Baber.

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