Speaker holds call with Pakistani counterpart

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Manama, Sept. 27 (BNA): Speaker Fawzia bint Abdullah Zainal held a phone call with Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf.


The two sides discussed topics of common interest.


Zainal praised the depth of the bilateral relations, noting their growth, based on deep-rooted historical ties founded by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and Dr. Arif Alvi, President of Pakistan.


They discussed ways to support and strengthen joint parliamentary relations and raise the level of cooperation between the two parliaments to exchange experiences and expertise.


The Pakistani speaker affirmed the keenness of the Pakistani National Assembly to expand the frameworks of joint parliamentary coordination, and to strengthen the cooperation between the two countries.