Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Saturday met Congressman Ted Yoho.
The prime minister is in the United States on a private visit. In a tweet, the Pakistani embassy in Washington shared that House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia & Pacific Chairman Yoho and Ranking Member Brad Sherman had called on Abbasi.
Congressman Ted Yoho ( R-FL) , Chairman House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia & Pacific along with Subcommittee’s Ranking Member Brad Sherman (D-CA) called on the Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi during his private visit to the United States. pic.twitter.com/6kxxLjakU9
— Pakistan Embassy, DC (@PakEmbassyDC) March 16, 2018
Separately, Sherman also tweeted about having had a “good discussion” with the prime minister on US-Pakistan relations.
As the Ranking Member of the Asia Subcommittee, I had the opportunity to meet with Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi who is here on an unofficial trip. We had a good discussion on all the issues concerning the U.S.-Pakistan relationship. pic.twitter.com/ITcnKjbgao
— Rep. Brad Sherman (@BradSherman) March 16, 2018
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