KUWAIT CITY, May 30: His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received the visiting Pakistani Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad, accompanied by a delegation of senior security officials, at Seif Palace on Sunday.The Pakistani Minister of Interior, during the meeting attended by the Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah and Interior Minister Sheikh Thamer Ali Sabah Al-Salem Al-Sabah, handed a written message from the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Imran Khan to His Highness the Prime Minister.
The message deals with means of cementing the bilateral relations between Kuwait and Pakistan. The audience was attended by Chairperson of the Prime Minister’s Diwan Abdulaziz Al-Dekheel. The Pakistani Interior Minister, accompanied by a delegation of ranking officials, has arrived in the country earlier on a two-day official visit. Kuwait Interior Ministry said in a statement earlier on Sunday that the visit came as part of bilateral consultations between the two countries on issues of common interest namely in the security sector.
Meanwhile Kuwait’s Minister of Interior (MoI) Sheikh Thamer Ali Sabah Al-Sabah and his Pakistani counterpart Sheikh Rashid Ahmad on Sunday discussed some topics of common concern, and mechanisms of coordination and cooperation in all domains relating to security. The talks focused on sharing information and expertise between the two ministries, and a number of regional and international issues, the ministry’s security media and public relations department said in a statement.
The Kuwaiti minister lauded the depth of relations between the two countries and their nations, stressing the importance of such meetings in sharing views in several security issues that concern the two sides, it added. He also extolled the outstanding role of Pakistan’s medical staff during combating the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Meanwhile, the Pakistani minister expressed appreciation to Kuwait for hospitality and care for Pakistan’s community in Kuwait, affirming continued coordination and cooperation between the two sides. The Pakistani minister accompanied by a high-level delegation arrived in Kuwait earlier in the day on a two-day official visit