Why top US diplomat has arrived in Pakistan?

Why top US diplomat has arrived in Pakistan?

*ISLAMABAD - US envoy Alice Wells arrived in Pakistan for a one-day visit on Tuesday.*

The principal deputy assistant secretary of state arrived in Islamabad from Doha via Qatar Airline flight, QR-632. She will hold meeting with government officials at the Foreign Affairs Ministry.

The US envoy will call on Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Finance Minister Asad Umar.

A meeting between the visiting envoy and Prime Minister Imran Khan is also expected.

Dr Muhammad Faisal, the foreign ministry spokesperson, said that the aim of the visit is “to follow up on discussions between Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo with a view to further strengthen bilateral relations.”