UFA: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday called on Russian President Vladimir Putin, expressing Islamabad’s desire to enhance bilateral relations with Kremlin.
During the meeting, the prime minister thanked Russian leader for Moscow’s support for Pakistan’s membership of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).
Nawaz Sharif told President Putin that Pakistan wanted to forge multi-dimensional relations with Russia in different sectors including basic infra structure.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organisaiton granted full membership status to Pakistan and India during its summit held here on Friday.
Prior to becoming a full member Pakistan will need to fulfill legal and statutory requirements.
Earlier, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said SCO countries must work together eliminate their differences and resolve outstanding issues.