Pakistan Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi has arrived in Colombo begining a two-day official visit to Sri Lanka commencing today. The Foreign Minister met Foreign Minister Dinesh Gunawardena this morning at the ministry. The two sides exchanged views on the entire gamut of bilateral relations and matters pertaining to regional and international issues. After the meeting the Pakistan foreign minister stated that they had a fruitful meting .Pakistan and Sri Lanka enjoy close and cordial ties based on mutual trust and understanding. The visiting Pakistan Foreign Minister will also call on the President and the Prime Minister. The bilateral relationship is broad-based and multifaceted, covering diverse fields, including political, trade, commercial, defence and people-to-people contacts and cultural exchanges.
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