Former Pakistani PM to meet president-elect
www.chinaview.cn 2008-09-08 13:34:09   Print

Special report: Pakistani Situation

    ISLAMABAD, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) -- Former Pakistani Prime Minister and chief of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Nawaz Sharif will meet president-elect Asif Ali Zardari on Monday, private Geo TV channel reported.

    They will held a meeting and exchange greetings, said the report.

    Nawaz Sharif will be accompanied by PML-N Chairman Raja Zafarul Haq, Chief Minister of Punjab province Shahbaz Sharif, General Secretary Iqbal Zafar Jhagar and Acting Parliamentary leader Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan.

    Zardari has already invited Sharif to attend his oath-taking ceremony.

    Sharif is scheduled to leave for London on Tuesday to meet his ailing wife who is receiving a treatment, according to Geo.

    Accusing Zardari of breaking promises, Sharif announced on Aug.25 to quit the ruling coalition and sit on opposition benches.

Editor: Bi Mingxin
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