PM, Crown Prince of Bahrain discuss bilateral ties, regional situation; witness signing of MOUs

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 16 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Khan and Crown Prince of Bahrain Salman Bin Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa discussed bilateral issues as well as the regional situation as they met at Al-Ghudaibya Palace in Manama on Monday.

The prime minister was accorded guard of honour as he arrived at Al-Ghudaibya Palace for official meeting with the Crown Prince of Bahrain, a press release issued by the PM Media Office here said.

Prime Minister Imran Khan and Crown Prince Salman Bin Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa also witnessed signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOUs) in the fields of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Sports and Medical Sciences.

On the invitation of King of Bahrain Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, this is the first visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Bahrain after assuming the office. He is visiting the Kingdom to attend the National Day of Bahrain as Guest of Honour.

During the visit, the prime minister would also be conferred Bahrain’s highest civil award.
Earlier, on his arrival in Bahrain, the Crown Prince of Bahrain received the Prime Minister who was also accorded a red-carpet welcome.