Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi met with his United Arab Emirates (UAE) counterpart, Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in Abu Dhabi, according to sources.
During the meeting, matters relating to bilateral cooperation and regional issues of mutual interest came under discussion.
The minister is in the UAE on a two-day trip to attend the 9th Sir Bani Yas Forum.
Participants of the forum will discuss the changing environment of the Middle East and efforts to bring peace in the region. According to the Foreign Office, the minister will apprise the participants of the meeting about Islamabad's position on the region.
FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi is attending #BaniYasForum in #UAE where the changing environment of #MiddleEast and efforts to bring peace in the region are being discussed. FM will apprise the participants on #Pakistan's position on ME pic.twitter.com/qPHAY5e4hM— Dr Mohammad Faisal (@ForeignOfficePk) November 16, 2018
A day earlier, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal shared that the minister had left for the UAE. In his tweet, Faisal added that foreign ministers from various countries will attend the conference which is being organised by the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
During his visit, the foreign minister will also hold meetings with leadership of the UAE and other countries.