Washington DC: An elegant flag hoisting ceremony and reception was held at the Embassy of Pakistan Washington D.C. this morning to commence Pakistan Day celebrations.
Washington DC: Congressman Ted Yoho (R-FL) Chairman House Foreign Affairs Sub Committee on Asia and Pacific invited Ambassador Aizaz Chaudhry at the Capitol Hill for a wide-ranging discussion with Subcommittee members on Pakistan-US relations.
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
Washington DC: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal met Senator Lindsey Graham (Republican-South Carolina) on Capitol Hill today. The Minister was accompanied by Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States, Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry.
Washington DC: Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States, Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry addressed a large gathering of South Asia experts, academics, opinion makers, US government officials and media representatives at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington DC. Read more
WASHINGTON — As bad as President Donald Trump describes U.S.-Pakistani ties today, they can get far worse.