IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

Khan has reaffirmed Islamabad’s support of Saudi Arabia during his maiden foreign visit to Riyadh as prime minister. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has received Pakistan's Imran Khan, who is currently on his maiden tour as prime minister, in Jeddah on Wednesday.

Khan has reaffirmed Islamabad’s support of Saudi Arabia as he met with Saudi leadership on Wednesday.

Khan made the statement on Wednesday in an exclusive interview with Al Arabiya News Channel’s General Manager Turki al-Dakhil.

“Anyone who comes to power in Pakistan will visit Saudi Arabia first,” Khan told Al Arabiya. “Saudi Arabia has in the past helped Pakistan when Pakistan has been in need,” he added.

“Saudi Arabia and Pakistan have a strong people-to-people relationship,” he told al-Dakhil.

IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

IN PICTURES: Saudi King Salman receives Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

 

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 14:03 - GMT 11:03
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