Asad Chaudhry


PM nominates Ali Jahangir Siddiqui as ambassador to US

Washington DC: The government is considering appointing Ali Jahangir Siddiqui, the son of a renowned businessman, as Pakistan’s ambassador to the US, sources said.

However, there was no official confirmation of the development. Both the Prime Minister Office and foreign ministry were tightlipped.

It is also not clear whether the government has sent his name to Washington for formal approval. Ambassadors are only appointed when the host country formally gives its assent. Read more

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