Iranian President due on Friday to discuss bilateral ties


ISLAMABAD, March 23 (APP): Iranian President Dr Hassan Rouhani will be paying a two-day official visit to Pakistan to discuss ways to further strengthen bilateral relations from March 25 (Firday). The Iranian President is visiting Pakistan at the invitation of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, which is significant after lifting of sanctions on Iran that has opened new avenues for enhancing economic interaction. The Foreign Office, in a statement, said the leadership would have an exchange of views on strengthening bilateral relations.