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Asif to discuss Trump's new Afghan policy with Iranian leaders

Press Trust of India  |  Islamabad 

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif is visiting to hold talks with the country's leadership on the regional situation in the wake of a new policy unveiled by US President Donald Trump for

Trump while announcing his policy for South and had accused for providing safe havens to terrorists. is upset over the allegations.

Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said Asif will meet Iranian President and Foreign Minister during the visit.

The spokesperson said matters of mutual interests and regional situation will be discussed during the meetings. He said and order situation in will also be discussed.

Asif is accompanied by National Security Advisor Naseer Khan Janjua and Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua.

The foreign minister earlier visited and discussed the new US policy with counterpart Wang Yi. He is also expected to visit Turkey and as part of efforts to garner support for the country which is facing mounting international pressure to act against the terror groups.

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First Published: Mon, September 11 2017. 11:13 IST