Alice Wells scheduled visit to Pakistan postponed

ISLAMABAD: Acting US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Alice Wells postponed her scheduled travel to Islamabad, america Embassy in Pakistan showed on Sunday.

Earlier, america State Department had issued a remark that Alice Wells would trip to Islamabad, Dhaka (Bangladesh) and Colombo (Sri Lanka) from August 28 to September 2, the place she used to be set to meet with executive officers, industry leaders, and civil society representatives to talk about US cooperation within the area.

According to US Embassy spokesman, the federal government of Pakistan asked to put off the scheduled visit of Alice Wells, appearing assistant Secretary of State for South and Asian Affairs.

The visit of Alice Wells, scheduled for Monday, would were the primary high-profile visit by a US legitimate since Trump’s Afghan coverage speech on August 21.

The new date of the visit has now not been made up our minds, whilst US Embassy spokesman stated that Wells visit to Pakistan will probably be rescheduled after mutual working out of each nations.

US and Pakistan were experiencing important occasions of family members since US president Donald Trump introduced his technique for the area on Tuesday, harshly criticising Pakistan for offering a protected haven to “brokers of chaos”.

Trump cleared the best way for the deployment of hundreds more US troops to Afghanistan, backtracking from his promise to unexpectedly finish America’s longest conflict, whilst pillorying best friend Pakistan.

In reaction to Trump’s ‘disappointing’ accusations, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired the assembly of the National Security Committee (NSC), the place Pakistan’s most sensible safety frame mentioned the hot evaluate of US coverage for the Pak-Afghan area and strongly rejected sure allegations leveled towards the rustic.

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