U.S. secretary of state to meet opposition leader Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad

Other News Materials 27 May 2011 12:02 (UTC +04:00)

The U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton who arrived in Islamabad on Friday for talks with the Pakistani leadership will also meet Pakistan's largest opposition party leader Nawaz Sharif, said a spokesman of Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N), Xinhua reported.

Nawaz Sharif has reached Islamabad from Murree, a resort city some 40 kilometers northeast of Islamabad, for the scheduled meeting with Hillary, spokesman of PML-N Sadiq Ul Farooq told Xinhua correspondent over telephone.

Hillary has held a meeting with Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Friday morning and she will also hold meetings with the Pakistani Prime Minister and the Army Chief during her short visit here.