Sushma Swaraj likely to visit Pakistan
Sushma Swaraj likely to visit Pakistan next week
New Delhi,3 December: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is likely to visit Pakistan next week for a regional conference on Afghanistan. MEA sourses said that Pakistan has invited the Foreign Ministers of different countries including India for the meeting. Pakistan is co-hosting a ministerial-level conference on December 9 to discuss regional cooperation on Afghanistan and officials of about 27 countries are expected to attend it. Sourses also said that “greater possibility” that Swaraj would come to Pakistan for the regional conference after the brief interaction between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart in Paris on the sidelines of the UN climate summit. . Modi and Sharif had a brief meeting during which they warmly held hands before sitting down for a chat, with the Indian side describing the encounter as a “brief exchange of courtesies” but Pakistanis terming it as a “good” meeting.