Zarif due in Pakistan

Islamabad, Dec 8, IRNA – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif is slated to travel to Pakistan on Tuesday evening.

Zarif will attend the fifth ministerial conference of Heart of Asia in Islamabad.

The representatives from 40 countries and 10 international and regional institutions are slated to attend the two-day event to be inaugurated on Wednesday.

While in Pakistan, Zarif is slated to hold talks with senior Pakistani and Afghan officials.

Foreign ministers from China, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Turkey, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan will attend the event.